Police in Lagos, on Sunday, paraded 49 suspects arrested during the Yoruba Nation mega rally in the state on Saturday.
The suspects were arrested while demonstrating around the Gani Fawehinmi Freedom Park, Ojota, Lagos.
State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, while parading the suspects at the command headquarters on Sunday, said the agitators were arrested for violating the ban on rallies and gatherings in the state.
“Yesterday, some people came to foment trouble in the state during the rally and the command arrested 49 suspects during the rally. The suspects would be handed to the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Panti, Yaba, for discreet investigation and prosecution,” he said.