The Lagos State Command of the Nigerian Police Force has officially released a statement claiming that the popular Nigerian social media personality was not arrested by them.
Edghal Imohimi, the Acting Commissioner of Police is quoted as saying ‘I don’t know about the arrest, and the command did not arrest him. He does not have any problem with the command. Ask him who arrested him.’
In additon, SP Dolapo Badmus the Public Relations Officer says she does not know of such arrest. ‘I am not aware of the arrest. Maybe he was arrested by somewhere else,’ she said’
While the cause of Risky’s arrest is still largely unknown, the Snapchat user claimed that his arrest was caused by Toyin Lawani, who he claims is feuding with him because he ‘took her customers’.
It has also been claimed that Bobrisky was arrested for coming out as a homosexual on social media, which is illegal in Nigeria.