Police in Lagos have arrested a notorious serial pirate following a tip off from movie distributor, Gabriel Okoye popularly known as Igwe Gabosky.
According to reports, the pirate named Eze Obasi was found with several pirated copies of Lancelot Oduwa-Imasuen’s Invasion 1897 when he was arrested..
Eze, who is said to be a kingpin in movie piracy, was taken to the Ojo Police station and later transferred to the office of the Nigerian Copyright Commission, NCC for interrogation. He is said to be responsible for the piracy of tons of Nollywood movies and he also reportedly runs a large cartel in Lagos.
Chief Gabriel Okoye is the official distributor of the Invasion 1897 movie.