Nasarawa State Police Command has arrested about eighty eigth women including widows and men for allegedly protesting the outcome of the Supreme Court judgment which affirmed Abdullahi Sule as duely elected Governor of the March 18, 2023 governorship election in the State.
The State Police Public Relations Officer DSP Ramhan Nansel, confirm the development while speaking to Radio Nigeria in lafia, the State Capital.
DSP Ramhan Nansel explained that, apart from the eighty eigth suspects arrested by the Police command, twenty motorcycles were recovered by their personnel during the protests.
He further said that the protesters were arrested because they violated the peace accord agreement recently reached by stakeholders of the both APC and PDP in the state ahead of the Supreme Court judgment.
The Police Public Relation Officer, PPRO also caled on all residents of the state to go about their normal business without any fear, assured them that the command is working in synergy with other sister security agencies to ensure that the entire state remain peaceful.
Our Correspondent ln lafia, report that, after the Supreme Court judgment, the protesters were aggrieved and they blocked the roads, burning tyres and thereby obstructing vehicular movements and disrupting business activities.