COVID-19: FCT Police Seek More Details of D’banj Party Video


*Text Box: Arrest 10 Vikings cultists

By Kingsley Nwezeh

The FCT Police Command weekend sought more details of viral video of a party attended by Mr. Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo , popularly known as D’banj.

The command also arrested 10 suspected cultists at Angwan Dadi, Nyanya.

The artiste, who has been embroiled in an alleged rape case, was seen in the video singing for a group of women in a place believed to be Abuja.

The command said it was yet to ascertain details of the venue and time the party took place and called for information on the exact location of the party and those involved.

“The attention of the Chairman FCT COVID-19 Enforcement Team and Commissioner of Police FCT, CP Bala Ciroma, has been drawn to a video in circulation alleged to have been recorded at a party attended by Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo, popularly known as D’Banj in Abuja.

“It is pertinent to state that the venue and time the video was recorded has not been verified”, it said.

The statement issued by Police Public Relations Officer and Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), Anjuguri Manzah, said “members of the public, with privileged information, are called upon to furnish the FCT COVID-19 Enforcement Team with details of the said event.

“The team would not tolerate any violation of the Quarantine Act and Covid-19 guidelines”.

Meanwhile, the command arrested 10 suspected cultists in Nyanya.

The suspects, who belong to the Supreme Vikings Confraternity aka Aro Bager, were arrested by Police operatives from Nyanya Division during the group’s meeting.

The suspects are Godwin Samson, 21; Chisom Anakom, 25; Jonathan Ibinabo, 21; Oneh Chibueze,25; and Anyan Christian 23.

Others are Moses Ogu, 23; Emmanuel Ugwu, 18; Monday Bitrus, 19; Yerima Michael, 26; and Uwana Edet Okpo,


Two cutlasses, one long hammer, one pinches, and one iron bar were recovered from the suspects as exhibits.

The command said they would be arraigned in court upon conclusion of the investigation.