November 24, (THEWILL) – The Nigerian navy has stated that Abdulgafar Ahmad Oluwatoyin popularly known as Cute Abiola, the skit maker, will remain detained pending the end of its internal procedure.
THEWILL recalls that the comedian was arrested on November 15 after he left for his Navy Town office in Lagos.
He has so far spent 10 days in the custody of the navy for posting a video of himself in military uniform on social media.
Speaking on when Abiola is likely to regain his freedom, Saluman Dahun, navy spokesperson, stated that an internal procedure on the comedian’s case was still ongoing.
“Abdulgafar’s case is being handled administratively, period. There is an internal process regarding the case of Cute Abiola. It has started. At the end of the process, you will be briefed,” Dahun said, declining to comment further.