Naval staff and Instagram comedian, Oscomp Abdulgafar Ahmad, known as Cute Abiola, has spent his 10th day in the custody of his employers, The Nigerian Navy. He was arrested on 15 November, on return from his annual leave, according to Agency report.
Abdulgafar an Ordinary Seaman in the computer department of the Nigerian Navy, was reported to have violated the social media policy of the Armed forces specifically with respect to wearing a military uniform on social media.
Why Cute Abiola is still in detention
Naval spokesperson Commodore Salman Dahun, in a recent update said OSCOMP Ahmad’s case is an administrative matter which is being treated administratively.
Dahun, who stated this in an interview with The PUNCH, did not however state when the Naval personnel cum-comedian would be released to his family.
“An administrative process is on regarding the matter. Period!”
“it is an administrative issue and it is going to be addressed administratively. Period!”
Commodore Dahun was quoted to have said to The PUNCH in a statement when asked when Cute Abiola would be released or if he would be charged to court.
Since the press release of the Nigerian Navy which debunked the rumour making the rounds that He ( Oscomp Ahmad ) was missing and also mentioned that the comedian was in the custody of Naval authorities, many have taken to Google to search for the meaning of OSCOMP – a rank in the Nigerian Navy.
News Nigeria Today however obtained from Nigerian Navy and a military source that the Meaning of Oscomp in Nigerian Navy which is simply – Ordinary Seaman in the Computer Department.
Thus Cute Abiola is an Ordinary Seaman who works in the Computer Department of Nigerian Navy.
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