Breaking: Police Arrest Protesters At The Lekki Tollgate

According to an eye-witness report, over 20 #OccupyLekkiTollgate protesters have been arrested this morning by men of the Nigerian Police Force at the Lekki Tollgate, Lagos.

Among protesters arrested is a popular Nigerian comedian, Mr Macoroni (Debo Adebayo) who managed to record his arrest via Instagram live. His Live video has, however, been interrupted as other protesters claim all phones have been seized by policemen.

Arrested protesters have been reportedly taken to Adeniji Police station.

Here are some pictures from the site of the arrest:

Updates coming soon.

Patsy Nwogu

Reporting on data-driven featured stories and investigations.

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