The Department of State Services and the Lagos State Police Command have denied inviting any entertainer for questioning. Earlier today, a report went viral stating that the DSS and the Lagos Police Command invited Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Yemi Alade, and others concerning political statements they made on social media.
The report also said they were later summoned alongside singers Yemi Alade and Waje by Zubairu Muazu, referred to in the report as “the Lagos State Commissioner of Police.”Muazu was reported to have warned the singers to steer clear of political comments so as to avoid the anger of president Buhari. DSS spokesman, Peter Afunnaya, who refuted it, saying, “We didn’t invite any musician.”
Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana, for comments about the alleged invitation of the celebrities by the state Police Command. Elkana said that Zubairu Muazu, who was said to have invited the singers, ceased being CP more than 10 months ago. Don Jazzy’s camp confirmed that he was not aware of any DSS invitation. “Don Jazzy is free. He is not with the DSS. I am not aware of such an incident.”