Nigerian Instagram comedian, Debo Adebayo, popularly known as Mr Macaroni has shared the horrible experience he had after being arrested by the Nigerian Police Force on Saturday.
The comedian in a video shared via his Instagram story on Sunday revealed that the police officials threatened to kill all of them if the news about their arrest wasn’t all over social media.
He further said that they were beaten and stripped naked as if they were criminals.
According to him, “the Police officers told us that we were lucky that we weren’t arrested at night because they would have killed all of us and nothing will happen.
“Firstly, I want to thank everyone for the efforts they put into ensuring that we all were released safely.
“In honesty, it was a horrible experience. I went out not because I’m the only one who is brave enough to protest in Nigeria but because I knew other people would be there as well and also all we wanted was justice.
“At some point, I was scared because of the kind of utterances being made by the police officers that arrested us.
“I knew people would die. If words weren’t out there about our arrest, they would have killed all of us.
“After they arrested us at the Lekki toll gate, we were taken to Adeniji police station where we were beaten and stripped naked.
“In fact, if not that videos of our arrest were already all over social media, it would have been another day of mourning the loss of innocent Nigerian youths who came out for a peaceful protest.
“The police officials even told us that we are lucky that the news was already everywhere because if it were to be at night, they would have shot us and nothing or nobody will do anything about it.
“I am currently going to the hospital for check ups because I have bruises all over my body from all the beatings I received,” he said.
Recall that, police operatives deployed to Lekki Toll Gate arrested some protesters including the popular Instagram comedian.
The spokesman for the Lagos State Police Command, Muyiwa Adejobi, in a statement on Saturday evening said the forty (40) suspects at Lekki Toll Gate plaza were arrested for conspiracy, and violation of COVID-19 protocols.
According to him, the suspects gathered at the Lekki Toll Gate to cause tension, thereby behaving in a manner to breach peace of the state.
However, Macaroni and other forty (40) EndSARS protesters arrested were later granted bail after the police was consequently dragged by Nigerians for unlawfully dehumanizing unarmed protesters.
I’m not perfect, we all make mistakes – 2face Idibia confesses
Nigerian music legend, 2face Idibia has again reacted to the crisis rocking his marriage, claiming he is only human and is prone to mistakes.
We had reported that Annie called the singer out for sleeping over at Pero’s house in the US.
This had caused a disagreement between Annie and Tuface’s family on social media.
Annie also vowed to destroy their marriage, alleging ill-treatment from the Idibia family.
However, in a recent post on his Instagram account on Saturday, the singer said he was striving to become a better person.
He said he was not perfect and no one including him is without mistake.
“I know am not without mistakes neither am I perfect but we keep learning and striving to become the best version of ourselves.
“May the Lord guide all of us and protect our homes,” he wrote.
BBNaija: What happened between Queen, WhiteMoney after Saturday party
Big Brother Naija, BBNaija, housemates, WhiteMoney and Queen seem to be getting closer to each other more than friends.
The ‘Shine Ya Eye’ housemates on Saturday night were seen dancing together almost all through the night at the party arena.
It didn’t end there as they went to the garden after the party and had a passionate kiss.
Queen sitting on WhiteMoney’s legs kissed him passionately.
BBNaija: Stop engaging in any sexual act – Whitemoney warns Queen
Recall that Queen had confronted WhiteMoney over his closeness with Jackie B.
According to her, WhiteMoney’s closeness with Jackie B will affect their relationship and she was not comfortable with it.
It is not certain if WhiteMoney is moving closer to Queen because Jackie B is out of the house or he has finally decided to explore a relationship with Queen.
Meanwhile, Queen and WhiteMoney were saved from possible eviction this Sunday after WhiteMoney emerged as the head of house.
Those up for possible eviction today are Cross, Saskay, Yousef, Emmanuel and Angel.
At least, one of the aforementioned housemates will exit the show during the live eviction show Sunday evening.
BBNaija: I’d have taken voluntary exit if you were not here – Saga tells Nini
Big Brother Naija, BBNaija season 6 housemate, Saga, has said he would have taken voluntary exit from the reality show if Nini was absent.
Saga said this while having a discussion with Nini on Friday.
According to him, he would have felt a piece of his life was missing if he didn’t have Nini in the house.
Saga said: “If you didn’t come to this house, I’d have taken a voluntary exit.”
Saskay, who heard it from a corner, called him a liar.
Saga, responding said: “I’m for real, I would have felt there was a missing piece of me if you were not in this house.”
Saga has been criticised for his obsession with Nini rather than focusing on the grand prize.
Recall that he was recently issued a second strike for whispering in the house and also punished by Biggie for failing the secret task.
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