Reactions As Video of Portable Jumping Gate to Escape Arrest Goes Viral: “Dis Guy Na Thief”

Reactions As Video of Portable Jumping Gate to Escape Arrest Goes Viral: “Dis Guy Na Thief”

  • Reports about singer Portable being arrested and taken into custody by the Nigerian police trended online
  • A video of Portable trying to escape arrest by jumping over a gate when the police arrived at his residence has gone viral
  • According to the trending reports, Portable's arrest was instigated by the owner of Unique Motors, who accused the singer of owing him over N14m

Nigerian singer Habeeb Okikiola, aka Portable Zazu, is in the news again, and this time, things don't look good for the Street-pop sensation.

According to reports making the rounds online, Portable was arrested on Tuesday, May 14, 2024. He was taken into custody after the owner of Unique Motors submitted a petition against him.

A video of Portable trying to escape arrest goes viral.
Singer Portable was arrested following a petition against him by a car dealer. Photo credit: @lindaikejiblogofficial/@portablebaeby/@benhundeyin
Source: Instagram

The singer was accused of owing Unique Motors N14 million. According to the reports, Portable made a down payment of N13 million out of the total cost of acquiring the car, which was N27 million.

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After Portable's car accident, the car dealer took the car back in for repairs and asked for full payments. Since then, there have been issues between the duo.

Video of Portable jumping gate goes viral

A video of Portable trying to escape arrest has gone viral online. In the trending clip, men of the Nigerian police were seen arriving on the scene with a warrant to take the singer into custody.

Minutes after Portable was shown his arrest warrant, he was seen jumping a gate as he took to his heels in a bid to avoid being taken into custody.

Watch the viral clip below:

Netizens react as Portable's video goes viral

Here are some of the comments that trailed the viral clip:


"Na POS una use record this video?? I even think say na Throwback."

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"Street Fighter."


"The most chaotic human being ever."


"This guy na really thief before!.. see as e Mia."


"Akoi spider man."


"Hey Siri play flakky by seyi vibez. Gwagon Brabus B."


"If u know u watched more dan two times gather here."


"I knew he was up to something when his crew started covering him. They have him a shield."


"Nothing wey them say Portable do wey go ever shock me, he is a handful and more."


"If you see how portable jump fence check video on my story that man funny."


"OSUNMO gbese o jina si prison."


"G wagon 27 million? Na 1997 model wey dem upgrade?"


"This portable na real street guy no be mouth see how he move gangster no be for mouth na even by action. Real street boy that's what he showed."

Portable spends time with Queen Dami

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The young lady, who was one of late Alaafin of Oyo's wives, shared a video of herself and the singer having fun together.

Dami blushed as Portable danced behind her car.

Proofreading by Nkem Ikeke, journalist and copy editor at


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