Rapper CDQ apprehended by NDLEA For Possession of Drugs, Under Investigation
The Nigerian Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has substantiated that rapper CDQ was apprehended for being in possession of a outlawed material popularly recognized as ‘loud’, aso Naija reports.
The NDLEA substantiated on Thursday through its Director for Media and Advocacy, Femi Babafemi, that CDQ was arrested in his Lekki home on Wednesday night.
He was that after being incarcerated for some hours, CDQ was thereafter granted bail and was asked to return to the anti-drug law enforcement agency for further investigations.
The agency said it had an unidentified tip that the artist had cannabis which is illegal and they swung into action to make the arrest, adding that the rapper also spoke of some other big artists in the industry who use the illegal drugs.
Yes, CDQ was arrested in his house at Lekki for having cannabis. He was arrested based on intelligence.
“As of last night, he was granted administrative bail, but he is expected back into custody today because it is an ongoing investigation. Some substances were found and he mentioned some names of some other big artists. So, it is an ongoing investigation.”
Babafemi further noted that the outcome of the investigation would determine if the rapper would be charged to court or counseled by the agency.
“The outcome of the investigation would determine what would happen. There are cases whereby the investigation shows some sufficient infractions, and then the case will go to court.
There are other cases whereby if the quantity is insignificant, we will bring him in for counseling and possible rehabilitation. Those are likely scenarios that will happen,” he said.
Meanwhile, CDQ has taken to Instagram to react to the incident which he hinted that he must have been framed up.
“No sleep for the wicked. Iyalaya yin o ni sun for dis Lagos. They tryna set me up today but Olohun way.” He wrote.