Nigerian Hip Hop artiste, Panshak Zamani, better known by his stage name, Ice Prince, has broken silence after being released from prison.
Naija360 reported on September 2nd that the rapper was arrested for allegedly abducting an officer when he was stopped at about 3 am.
Ice Prince was arraigned and he pleaded not guilty when the charges were read to him at the Magistrate Court in Ajah, Lagos State.
The Magistrate, Taiwo Oyaniyi granted the musician bail in the sum of N500,000 and demanded the provision of two sureties.
He later took to his Twitter page to celebrate his release.
Prince tweeted, “Freedom is priceless.”
Meanwhile, it may be recalled that the Lago state police spokesperson, Benjamin Hundeyin said Ice Prince was stopped around 3am for driving a car without license plates.
He was said to have agreed to follow the police man to the station, only for him to drive the officer to an unknown location and allegedly threaten to throw him into a river.
Hundeyin said the rap star would be arraigned in court today, September 2, 2022.
The statement reads; “At 3am today, @Iceprincezamani was stopped for driving without license plates.
“He agreed to be taken to the station. He, thereafter, abducted the police officer in his car, assaulted him and threatened to throw him in the river. He has been arrested and would be arraigned today”.