three protesters and a Legit News TV journalist, Abimbola, have been arrested during End SARS Memorial protest at Lekki Toll Gate today.
The first protester to be arrested was Okechukwu Peter. He was arrested and dragged by his belt into the Black van, popularly known as, black Maria. Okechukwu Peter’s phone was also seized by the phone.
Before Peter was thrown into the black van, he said something iconic, which was: “Remember those killed last year.”
The second protester to the arrested is Nigerian man based in Canada. He was peacefully protesting and attending to a street interview, when the policemen came to him and harassed him by taking of his cap, slapping him on his head and dragging him in the black Maria.
Abimbola, a Legit TV journalist, was arrested due to the fact that his ID wasn’t with him. Despite his explanation, the police whisked him away into the black Maria. While speaking with Arise Tv journalists, Abimbola, says that he was beaten in the van and he can’t see with his two eyes.
The last protester to be arrested is seen in the video tying a white wrapper round his waist and a bone straight wig on his head. He was whisked away by the police for protesting peacefully.