Sunday, November 8, 2020

Police arrest EndSARS WhatsApp group administrators in Osun

The Osun State Police Command has arrested two administrators of EndSARS WhatsApp group in the state.

According to sources, Daily Post learnt that the police are still hunting for some individuals in the EndSARS WhatsApp group.

Recall that Nigeria youths last four weeks protested against police brutality, extra-judicial and bad governance in Nigeria.

The protest was hijacked by hoodlums and looting of private and public property erupted across the country.

The command on Friday arrested Fisayo Aderemi and Babawale Popoola over the outcome of the protest.

One of the group’s admin, Fisayo who was released on bail said she was arrested alongside Babawale for being administrators of one of the major groups of the EndSARS Movement in Osun State.

“We are on bail and will be reporting back to the station on Monday, ” she added.

When contacted, the state police spokesperson, Yemisi Opalola, confirmed the arrest of the WhatsApp group admins.

Opalola alleged that the duo was arrested for their roles in the happenings that followed the protests in the state.

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