Imo State Police Command Reveals Why They Arrested Duncan Mighty


Social media has gone savy ever since the news of gunmen adopting Nigerian music legend, Duncan Mighty after his performance in Imo state.

However the Imo state Police Command has come out to disregard the claim of his adoption revealing he was arrested by police over fraud.

Acoording to a statement issued by spokesman of the Imo State Police Command, SP Ikeokwi Godson Orlando which disclosed that the singer was arrested following a petition written by an upcoming rapper, M2 over claim that the singer couldn't meet with their agreement on a record deal.

The statement read:

“On December 14, operatives of the command arrested popular music artist, Duncan Mighty, on an allegation of fraud.

“This followed a petition written by an upcoming rap artist, M2, who claimed that the Imo State government led by Owelle Rochas Okorocha, through the office of the SA on Entertainment, entered into a deal with Duncan Mighty to manage, promote, arrange Collaboration with other top artists and sign M2 under Young Wealth record label owned by Duncan Mighty.

“As a result, an agreement was reached and a fee of N11,000,000 was paid to him. However, since collecting the payment he refused to fulfill his own part of the deal.

“Sequel to the petition, the artist was arrested, and he affirmed having such agreement and collecting the fund, but said he can only refund the money if the contract is terminated, he was then released on bail on self-recognition.

“Consequently, a letter was received by the representative of the former Governor, terminating the contract to enable him to refund the money, and since then he absconded, and all efforts made to reach him proved abortive.

“In view of the above, a warrant of arrest was issued that led to his arrest at the early hours of this morning.”

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