Former Minister of Education and Co-Convener of the Bring Back our Girls (BBOG) movement, Oby Ezekwesili in series of tweets she shared, disclosed that she has been arrested by the Nigeria Police Force.
According to her, she is being detained at the Unity Fountain, then at the FCT command, alongside other members of the BBOG movement.
Oby Ezekwesili went further to disclose that, the police also refused to explain why they were being detained.
The FG of President .
@MBuhari instructed the IG of @PoliceNG to DETAIN ME AND OTHER MEMBERS of @BBOG_Nigeria here at the Unity Fountain. Police men and women have BUILT AN IMPREGNABLE WALL and LOCKED ME IN. I have asked them more than 30 times to LET ME OUT and they REFUSED.
@MBuhari The police officers deployed by IG of . @PoliceNG is VIOLATING my FREEDOM of MOVEMENT by LOCKING ME IN in broad day light at the Unity Fountain. THIS IS A DEMOCRACY. Officer Tina Ishaya just again REFUSED TO LET ME OUT OF THEIR WALL.
@MBuhari members of our BBOG Movement @BBOG_Nigeria HAVE BEEN ARRESTED BY OUR IG of . @PoliceNG . WE ARE ALL WAITING TO BE ARRESTED SINCE it has become an OFFENSE to DEMAND THAT YOU KEEP YOUR PROMISE TO RESCUE ALL OUR CHIBOKGIRLS.
@MBuhari at your instruction, the IG of @PoliceNG CONTINUES TO DETAIN ME and HAVE ARRESTED SOME OF OUR MEMBERS.
@MBuhari : I have been ARRESTED along with rest of our BBOG members and NOW DETAINED without a charge by the . @PoliceNG . WE are detained at the FCT command . The Police here has REFUSED to tell us why we are DETAINED. What Are WE Demanding? BringBackOurGirlsNOW!!!!!!!
Without stating the reason for our ARREST & DETENTION, Commissioner of Police at the FCT Command of .
@PoliceNG CP Bello has asked us to be LET OUT of their Station. WE INSISTED ON A FORMAL CHARGE &RELEASE but his response? “I am the Commissioner& NOW RELEASE you to go”