Nigeria and Royal Antwerp central defender Udeme Pius Junior who was arrested on his arrival at the Muritala Airport Lagos on the 23rd of December, for conversion and diversion of funds has been released.

The 25-year-old lanky defender was said to have failed to fulfil some contractual obligations with the clients of an International Management Consultant and Licensed Football Agent; Jideofor Obidike better known by the brand name “Plantagenet King”.

Both parties have mutually agreed to sort out the issues amicably with firm commitments from both parties to Interpol Headquarters, Abuja.