The Police Command in Lagos State has arrested seventy-six persons at a midnight birthday party held at Lavender court, Jakande close Oniru Victoria Island Lagos yesterday February 13.
A statement by the spokesman of the state police command, Muyiwa Adejobi, has it that they were nabbed for violating COVID-19 protocols.
Adejobi stated that the Divisional Police Officer, Maroko Division of the command, led his team on enforcement of COVID-19 protocols including 12 midnight to 4am curfew when he got a tip of the gathering at the party.
”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.” the statement in part read