Tanzanian rapper Chidi Benz, whose real name is Rashid Makwilo, has been arrested for being in possession of illegal drugs.
Chidi Benz was arrested, for the third time in connection with illegal drugs, in Dodoma on Tuesday, June 19.
Dodoma police boss, Giless Muroto, confirmed Chidi Benz’s arrest.
Chidi Benz, who has been battling drug addiction, has, in more than one instance, relapsed.
He remains locked up at Dodoma police post, with Muroto saying the musician will be arraigned “soon”.