The brewing leadership crisis between the Tony Okoroji led faction and the Efe Omorogbe led faction at the Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) has been on for a while.
It was today exclusively confirmed by LIB that the police got involved and 2face Idibia’s manager, Efe Omorogbe was arrested on the grounds of forgery and impersonation after he was reported by the current chairman, Tony Okoroji.
Sources reveal that Efe Omorogbe and another man, Joel Ajayi were arrested and detained at the station yesterday. The duo spent the night at Zone 2 Police Headquarters, Lagos before they were charged to court this morning before Magistrate O.O.Oshin of Igbosere Magistrate 1 on four-count charge of forgery, fraud, falsification of documents with the intent to defraud and having conducted himself alongside others at large to commit breach of peace, stormed the meeting of venue of the COSON Chairman, committed an offence punishable under section 168 (d) of the Criminal Law of Lagos State of Nigeria, 2015.
“After trying to break into the COSON house in Ikeja for a meeting with ‘thugs’, Efe went on to forge the letterhead of COSON and sent out which is a crime. He was reported to the police and when he admitted to the crime, it became a criminal offense and the Police commissioner has stepped in” a very highly placed source revealed.
After the court hearing today, he was granted bail and the case has been adjourned until May 17th, 2018 in the case file A/29/2018 between Commissioner of Police vs Efe Omorogbe and Joel Ajayi.