Lagos Police Command Arrest 76 Persons At Midnight Birthday Party For Violating COVID-19 Rules

Not less than 76 persons have been nabbed by the Lagos State Police Command who were holding a midnight birthday party at Lavender court, Jakande close to Oniru Victoria Island, Lagos.

Muyiwa Adejobi, the spokesperson of the state command rele ased a statement saying the birthday party which took place on February 13 violated the COVID-19 procedure.

He explained that he was on an operation to enforce the COVID-19 protocols, as well as the 12 midnight to 4, am curfew when he was hinted at a gathering at a party.

The statement reads;

”Those arrested at the party included: 1. Popoola Michael 2. Adeyemo opeyemi 3. Ramon salami 4. Kareem Akeem 5. Balogun Nurudeen and 71 others.

The Divisional Police Officer, Maroko Division, also impounded more than One Hundred and thirty six (136) vehicles for breaking the 12 midnight to 4am curfew on the island and some parts of Lekki in the recent past. The owners of the vehicles have been charged to the Mobile Court, Oshodi and were fined appropriately.”