The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has arrested popular Instagram comedian, Degeneral for drugs.
Degeneral was arrested on Tuesday night at his residence in Lagos.
The comedian had gone live on Instagram before his arrest where he was seen confronting NDLEA officers at his residence.
Few minutes into the conversation, he was slapped and his phones destroyed and the live video ended.
His friend and colleague @Ayothecreator giving update said Degeneral has been taken to the NDLEA office in Festac.
He insisted that it’s all a set up as the comedian doesn’t do drugs.
His post on Instagram read, “NDLEA you know where the real drug barons are in this Lagos, but yet you come into Degeneral house, assault and arrest him. Have you ever seen him promote drugs in his content, he does not do drugs and whoever is responsible for this, God is watching.
“I have not slept since 2am they wouldn’t let us in their station please help us noble Nigerians he is at NDLEA office in Festac
“It is heartbreaking to see him in cuffs and beaten like a criminal. No Nigerian should unlawfully go through this.”
NDLEA arrests Instagram comedian, Degeneral for alleged drug possession