Veteran Nigerian rapper, Ice Prince Zamani charged for assault, has been released on bail from the Ikoyi correctional facility.
Ice Prince Zamani Released From Prison
Zamani’s release, according to The Cable, was confirmed by his lawyer, Folarin Dalmeida on Friday.
Kanyi Daily had reported that the rapper was arrested on September 2 by the Lagos State Police command for allegedly assaulting one of its operatives.
The court also ordered that he be remanded at the Ikoyi correctional facility pending when he meets the bail conditions.
Dalmeida said Ice Prince was released on Thursday after the court certified that he has met the bail conditions.
The lawyer said the rapper met the bail conditions before Thursday but his release was delayed due to the verification process.
“Yes, he (Ice Prince) was released yesterday (Thursday). He met the bail conditions even before Thursday but the verification process was what delayed his release,” he said.
The trial of the “Oleku” crooner was billed to commence on Wednesday at the magistrate court in the Ajah area of Lagos.
Ice Prince Zamani spent six days in prison custody.