Supporters of Omoyele Sowore, presidential candidate of the African Action Congress, AAC, were arrested by police for allegedly pasting campaign posters in Lagos, according to latest reports.
According to Sowore, he was informed by the DPO of Area F, that the Commissioner of Police, of the Lagos state, Edgar Imohimi, ordered the arrest.
The SaharaReporters founder also revealed via a tweet on Sunday, that the Lagos state commissioner of police, has been reachable since.
Detention of #Sowore2019 supporters by @PoliceNG in LAGOS: Just spoke with the DPO of Area’F’ and he shocking revealed that the Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgar ordered that our supporters be kept in detention for pasting my posters. Mr. Edgar hasn’t been reachable since
— Omoyele Sowore (@YeleSowore) December 9, 2018