It was gathered that the actor, Abdullahi Paranti with stage name ‘Comrade Funny’ and his accomplices, earlier billed to be paraded and charged to court today (Thursday) were pardoned by the State Government after pleas from several quarters.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Ajayi Okasanmi confirmed the release of the comedians.
Also, a member of Paranti entertainment group, Olushola A., said the comedians were released around 12:21pm on Thursday.
Paranti was reportedly dressed in native white robe with red beads on his neck was arrested on Wednesday afternoon together with his accomplice by security details attached to the Government House who were surprised by the unusual sight.
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