The Lagos state Police have arrested 65 fun seekers for violating the lockdown order. They were arrested for holding a birthday party and consuming some substances suspected to be hard/illicit drugs.
This was according to a statement by Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana.
“The suspects, who are within the range of 16 to 45 years, confessed to have left their various homes to the hotel in defiance to the sit at home order.
“The Manager of the hotel is equally arrested and the hotel is sealed off by the relevant agency of the State Government. Investigation is ongoing and the suspects will be charged to Court,” he said
He also called on residents to continue to be law-abiding, advising parents to monitor the activities of their children, especially during this lockdown period.