The Lagos State Police Command through its spokesperson, Bala Elkana stated that its operatives had arrested 39 alleged strippers and clubbers around 1:30am on April 24.
“On April 24, at about 1:30am, acting on credible intelligence, operatives from Idimu Police Station arrested 39 suspects in a hotel at Idimu for clubbing and stripping. This is in total violation of the lockdown order and social distancing regulations,” the police statement said.
He said, “On April 23, at about 10:30pm, operatives from Maroko police station arrested 10 suspects for organising a party at Lekki Garden. The suspects were arraigned in court on three counts and found guilty as charged. They were sentenced to six months imprisonment and community service, to run concurrently.
“Similarly, 121 violators of the lockdown order were arrested in different parts of Lagos State and charged to court. Two hundred and eleven other violators were arrested and charged to court on April 21.