Lagos police arrest Yoruba Nation agitators

The Lagos State Police command has  arrested some suspected Yoruba Nation agitators in the Alausa area of the state.

The command’s spokesperson, Benjamin Hundeyin, made this known in a tweet on his verified Twitter handle on Sunday.

The self-determination group had gathered to set up camp for a massive protest agitating for the secession of the Yoruba people at Alausa area of Ikeja, the state capital.

“Earlier today, a number of Yoruba Nation agitators commenced setting up camp at Alausa, planned to be used as base to launch a massive protest. 

“Camp was promptly dislodged while agitators were arrested. 

“Investigation continues at state Criminal Investigation Department. 

“Lawlessness WILL NOT be tolerated!,” he wrote.

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