Nazir Ahmad, Sarkin Wakan Sarkin Kano, who was arrested for allegedly releasing two musical albums alleged to be anti-Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, has been granted bail.
A magistrate court sitting at Rijiyar-Zaki area of the state granted him N500,000 bail.
Recall that Mr Ahmed was reportedly arrested on Wednesday.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Kano Police Command, DSP Abdullahi Haruna, confirmed the arrest.
He said arrest of the singer was based on the orders of the court.
According to him: “The court ordered his arrest and we complied with the order and we have already handed him over to the court.”