The Inspector-General of Police Monitoring Unit in Lagos State has detained Instagram celebrity and Executive Director, Cubana Group, Pascal Okechukwu, popularly referred to as Cubana Chief Priest.
The star of Instagram has been invited for alleged abuse of police escorts and guns as well as unexplained riches.
However, Cubana Chief Priest arrived at Force Headquarters Annex, Lagos, around 10 am and was subsequently detained.
A top police source said the investigation was a sequel to order from the police office of the Inspector-General who expressed shock about the abuse of police staff.
In the source’s address to press men, he said;
He said, “We have detained Cubana Chief Priest and he is facing interrogation for misuse of police personnel as well as the illegal use of a weapon and his extravagant and unexplained lifestyle.”
Cubana Chief Priest is well known on social media for his luxurious lifestyle.
He posts photos of himself in private jets and exotic cars to impress his 1.6 million Instagram followers.
He posted a video of himself on January 6, 2020, throwing freshly minted bundles of naira notes at a huge crowd, a crime that attracts a six-month sentence or a fine of N50,000 or both.