Political activist, Deji Adeyanju, alongside two others, Daniel Abobama and Boma Williams have been remanded in prison custody after they failed to meet the bail conditions.
In a statement signed by Police PRO, Jimoh Moshood, the three of them were “arrested for criminal conspiracy, joint act, defamation of character, public nuisance, disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant, disturbance of public peace, inciting public disturbance, threat to public security and safety, criminal defamatory and derogatory conduct against constituent authority and breach of law and order.”
The statement adds that “the lawyers to the suspects were equally in court. Adeyanju, Abobama and Williams were remanded to Prison custody in Keffi, Nasarawa after they failed to meet the bail conditions. The matter was adjourned to January 21, 2019, for hearing.”
The Convener of Concerned Nigerians, Adeyanju was arrested by 10:55 am after he led a protest tagged ‘Police Are Not Politicians, Save Our Democracy’ in Abuja.
The protest was to demand the neutrality of the Police in the forthcoming general election.