Reports from the Ogun State Police Command confirms that the hip-hop artist, Habib Okikiola a.k.a Portable, has given himself up at the command headquarters, Eleweran, Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital.
Recalled that the police had requested Portable to report himself at the nearest police station over a viral video where he was seen ordering a group of boys to beat up one boy simply identified as D.J Chicken.
He was said to have appeared at the command on Wednesday, June 29, 2022 about 5pm in company of his father and manager.
Police Public Relations Officer of the command, Mr Abimbola Oyeyemi, a deputy superintendent of police, also confirmed that the remoseful suspect was immediately ordered to be taken to the public complaint bureau office by the Commissioner of Police, Mr Lanre Bankole, where he was interrogated.
However, the PPRO said, “since the offence committed is a bailable one, and couple with the strike action embarked upon by the civil servants in the state which also affected our courts, the suspect was released to a reliable surety who promised to produce him anytime he is needed.
“Meanwhile, the assaulted victim has also been invited to come and state his own side of the story to enable the command complete her investigation on time.”