Popular businessman and socialite, Pascal Okechukwu popularly known as Cubana Chief Priest was arrested by the EFCC Economic and Financial Crime Commission on charges of money laundering and tax fraud.

According to report, he was arrested at the Lagos airport on Thursday Since then, the development has been kept secret so as not to triger his accomplices.

According to the reports, his arrest prevented him from responding to birthday messages from nearly 4 million Instagram followers, and only his wife could see him in custody.

It was not immediately clear when he would be released on bail or the level of information officials had been able to squeeze from him as of Saturday night.