The alleged car theft case against Nigerian singer, Naira Marley, whose real name is Azeez Fashola has been dismissed by a Magistrate court sitting in Lagos.
This follows the withdrawal of the case by the complainant, Mr. Adelekan Ademola who opted for an out of court settlement with the defendants.
Mr. Ademola had last year, filed a car theft case against Naira Marley his two brothers, and their cousin.
Ruling on the matter Tuesday morning, Chief Magistrate of Tinubu Magistrates’ Court, Tajudeen Elias discharged the case after receiving a letter of withdrawal of the case.
Mr Elias struck out the four-count charge of conspiracy, stealing, assault and obstructing the police from arresting against Marley, his two brothers Idris Fashola, 18; Babatunde Fashola, 24; and their cousin, Kunle Obere, 22 who were the defendants in the case.
Meanwhile, several fans and lovers of the Tesumole and Soapy crooner have reacted to the judgment. Here are the reactions as follows:
The judge will be richer after this case
— sesu-josep (@joseph_sesugh) January 14, 2020
Just in : Marlians get in! 👀
Magistrate Court dismisses case of car theft brought against rapper and singer, Naira Marley.
Photo : Twitter/Naira Marley. pic.twitter.com/iG2aZHumTe
— GistNigeriaTV (@gistnigeriatv) January 14, 2020
That's the best way to go. The whole world knows that @officialnairam1 can't do that.
Thanks to all the #Marlians 💪🏿💪🏿💪🏿
— Green Eshiet Daniel (@greenaetion) January 14, 2020
Lol… imagine if the judge is a Marlian. 🤣
— Sir A.A (@AgboOkoh) January 14, 2020