EndSARS’ DJ Switch Breaks Silence Amid Rumours of Her Arrest in Lagos, People React

EndSARS’ DJ Switch Breaks Silence Amid Rumours of Her Arrest in Lagos, People React

  • DJ Switch has reacted to reports of her arrest by the Nigerian police in Lagos state
  • The disc jockey was reported to have been arrested and charged to court for assaulting a police officer
  • Following the viral claims, the DJ threatened to take legal action against those behind the report

Popular Disk Jockey Obianuju Catherine Udeh, aka DJ Switch, has reacted to the trending report of her arrest by the police in Lagos.

The report, which recently emerged online, claimed the DJ who became popular during the ENDSARS campaign in 2020 had been taken to the magistrate court in Eti Osa.

DJ Switch and Police
EndSARS’ DJ Switch denies rumours of her being arrested. Credit: @djswitchaholic
Source: Instagram

Linda Ikeji's Blog claimed Switch was arraigned for obstructing police officers while on duty and assaulting them.

Reactions trailed DJ Switch's rumoured arrest

The rumours left many of the disc jockey's fans worried, as they took to social media to express concerns.

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Legit.ng captured some of the reactions below:

its_bullie:

"Village people just scored an unexpected goal. Learn how to control your anger."

sarah_oyinadeart:

"She went to report herself such a shame she should have known better to stay on the low. Especially with what happened during the end Sars."

ana_ish23:

"Nothing should happen to Switch sha."

chichi.the.ankara.chic:

"Obianuju, WT are you looking for in the police station bikonu? You know dam well these guys have been setting trap for you? Why did you go there????? You literally walked into the Lion’s den!!!!! Why???"

femiskills:

"Person wey dem wan roast dey use palm oil as body cream."

theoseedfittings:

"Who send you come naija."

DJ Switch breaks silence on arrest in Lagos

Taking to X handle, the disc jockey denied the reports as false, adding that she doesn't condone nor support violence against the police.

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She also revealed she would be taking legal action against those behind the rumours.

See her post on X below:

DJ Switch says she was never in Canada

Meanwhile, Legit.ng reported that DJ Switch took to social media to speak about her rumoured asylum in Canada following her role in the #EndSARS movement in October of 2020.

Switch addressed the rumours that she had sought asylum in Canada after her coverage of the Lekki shooting went viral.

Legit.ng also reported that there was a petition asking Canada to deny Switch asylum.

Source: Legit.ng

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Olumide Alake (Entertainment Editor) Olumide Alake is a Lifestyle and Entertainment Journalist with 6 years of experience in news media. He holds an awarded certificate from the Editorial CDS during his service year. He has worked with some online media outfits notable are Naijaloaded, Jaguda, Kemifilani. Olumide bagged an award for the best exclusive article at Legit.ng and Best Entertainer Editor 2023. Contact: olumide.alake@corp.legit.ng

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