Mixed Reactions as Portable shows off dollars in new post minutes after being granted bail
The Ifo High Court approved N300,000 bail for singer Habeeb Okikiola, also known as Portable Omolalomi.
The singer posted fresh photos of himself on his Instagram page soon after meeting the requirements for his release. He can be seen holding cash in his hands while posing in front of a fancy car.
Alhamdulilahi, he wrote, is the Muslim way of expressing gratitude to God.
Fans took the initiative to welcome him and ask for prayers because they were worried and glad to see him back on social media.
DestinyEtiko wrote: Thank God.
One Trinityguy wrote: Blessing of God will be with you.
Fimybaby wrote: God is with you our king.
Cashapplord wrote: Welcome government liability AKOI APC.
Portable pleads not guilty, granted bail
After making an appearance before an Ogun State Magistrate’s Court in Ifo, controversial singer Habeeb Okikiola, better known by his stage name Portable, was granted bail.
The artist had been detained at the police station since Friday after refusing to answer several summonses and putting up a struggle during the arrest.
When he appeared in court on Monday, Portable pleaded not guilty to all of the accusations made against him.
THE CHARGES READS IN PART, “THAT YOU BADMUS HABEEB OKIKIOLA, AKA PORTABLE, AND OTHERS NOW AT LARGE ON THE 28″ DAY OF MARCH 2023 AT 11:00HRS AT ODOGWU BAR, OKE-OSA, ILOGBO, IFO IN THE IFO MAGISTERIAL DISTRICT, DID WILLFULLY CAUSE OR INFLICT PHYSICAL INJURY ON ONE INSPECTOR HAMMED MOSHOOD ‘M’ WITH YOUR ELBOW ON HIS NOSE, WHICH CAUSED BLOOD TO GUSH OUT FROM HIS NOSE AND THEREBY COMMITTED AN OFFENCE CONTRARY TO AND PUNISHABLE UNDER SECTION 4 (1) OF THE VIOLENCE AGAINST PERSONS & PROHIBITION LAWS OF OGUN STATE OF NIGERIA, 2017.
“THAT YOU BADMUS HABEEB OKIKIOLA, M. AKA PORTABLE, ON THE SAME DATE, TIME AND PLACE IN THE AFOREMENTIONED MAGISTERIAL DISTRICT DID RESIST TO BE ARRESTED BY INSPECTOR HAMMED MOSHOOD ‘M’, ASP GREGORY IYOHA ‘M’, ASP KUNLE BADMUS ‘M’ AFTER SERVING YOU WITH POLICE INVITATION LETTER ON THE 20 DAY OF JANUARY, 2023 FOR THE OFFENCES YOU COMMITTED WHEN THEY WERE ABOUT TO DISCHARGE THEIR DUTY WITH WARRANT OF ARREST ON YOU THEREBY COMMITTED AN OFFENCE CONTRARY TO AND PUNISHABLE UNDER SECTION 197 OF THE CRIMINAL CODE LAWS OF OGUN STATE OF NIGERIA, 2006.”
He was, however, granted bail by the court.