COVID-19: 150 Persons Arrested For Violating Interstates Travel Restrictions


…During Curfew Hours And 10 Luxurious Buses Impounded

Operatives of Lagos State Police Command on enforcement of ban on interstates non essential travel during the curfew hours, intercepted 10 luxurious buses with 150 passengers travelling out of Lagos State to various destinations in the Northern and Eastern regions of Nigeria. The drivers and passengers were arrested, while the buses were impounded. The violators were arraigned in Lagos State Special Offences (Mobile) Court.

The Commissioner of Police Lagos State Command, CP Hakeem Odumosu psc warned commercial vehicle operators and motor parks against violating interstates movement restriction orders during the curfew hours. Passengers are also warned against non essential interstates travels during the curfew hours.