Nigerian singer Skales has taken to social media to strongly criticized the actions of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission after heavily armed operatives invaded his home.
the singer whose real name is Raoul John Njeng-Njeng, claimed that the EFCC operatives unlawfully entered his home, falsely accused him of being fraudster, and subjected him to mistreatment in front of his six-month-old daughter.
Skales stated that the incident took place on Monday night, and expressed experiencing a panic attack due to his ongoing health issues.
He further alleged that his record producer was injured by the EFCC operatives during the incident.
In a series of tweets, Skales voiced his frustration and condemned the EFCC’s actions, emphasizing his innocence and denouncing their abuse of power.
The “Shake Body” posts on X read: “So @officialEFCC pulled up to my house with 3 men with guns and some with sticks and hammers lol, they broke my back door while I was sleeping on the bed with my 6 months old daughter, imagine I had a panic attack Cz of my health issues…. Is this not a crime?
“God go punish una @officialEFCC I am not a criminal, I have never done fraud in my life, you came in with guns to oppress me in front of my daughter and her mother & my staff. You will never prosper in anything you do as long as you’re EFCC staff! You will always be a failure.
“They hit my producer with a stick on his leg. Imagine @officialEFCC una father! You guys are a criminal organization…it’s sad the kind of power you are given.. that’s why you’re abusing it… enikure.”
Skales is one of Nigerians’ well-known artistes, having multiple hit songs to his name. He was once in the same record label with Wizkid.
Skales and Wizkid were both signed to then Banky W’s EME Records.