COVID-19: 65 captured for holding a gathering in Lagos in spite of lockdown

Men of the Lagos state police order on Wednesday April 29, captured 65 people for holding a gathering at 84 Park Hotel, Augusto Close, Oko Oba in the state.

An announcement discharged by the representative of the state police order, Bala Elkana, says the suspects were captured while expending a few substances suspected to be hard/illegal medications as they celebrated inside the lodging premises.

“Some of the suspects were found in the swimming pool catching fun, in total neglect of the social distancing regulations and the lockdown order. 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” the statement read

Bala said Investigation is continuous and the speculates will be charged to Court.

The state Commissioner of Police Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu psc approached inhabitants to keep on being decent. He educated guardians to screen the exercises regarding their youngsters, particularly during this lockdown period.

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