A Kaduna state magistrate court along Ibrahim Taiwo Road has granted Audu Maikori, Chocolate City boss, bail on Monday according to his lawyer.
Mr. John Danfulani, a lawyer and associate of Mr. Audu said his client received the bail on “very liberal terms”.
He was taken to court by police officers and the Director of Public Prosecution in Kaduna State, Dari Bayero, Mr. Danfulani said.
Mr. Maikori was accused of inciting violence by the Kaduna State Government over tweets he posted in which he alleged assassination of some state’s college of Education students in restive Southern Kaduna.
Mr. Danfulani said Audu was granted bail after being charged for the first time on Monday, under the controversial Cybercrime Act.
The matter has been adjourned till May 24, 2017.