Human right activist to be remanded in prison till next year

The Convener of Concerned Nigerians, Deji Adeyanju, and his followers, Daniel Abobama and Boma Williams have been remanded to Prison custody in Keffi according to The Nigeria Police Force.

The trio who were arrested by the officers of the Force in Abuja on Wednesday during their protest tagged; “PoliceNotPoliticians” were arraigned at Karshi Magistrate Court.

According to a statement by the Force Spokesman, Ag. DCP Jimoh Moshood, the trio were remanded to Prison after failing to meet the bail conditions.

The statement reads:

“The Nigeria Police Force today arraigned Deji Adeyanju, Daniel Abobama and Boma Williams at Karshi Magistrate Court, Federal Capital Territory for criminal offences of Joint Act, Criminal defamation, Disturbance of public peace, Threat to public security and safety and inciting public disturbance under the Penal Code Law.

“The lawyers to the suspects were equally in court. Deji Adeyanju, Daniel Abobama and Boma Williams were remanded to Prison custody in Keffi, Nasarawa State after they failed to meet the bail conditions.

“The matter was adjourned to 21st January, 2019 for hearing.”

The group was at the Force headquarters to demand neutrality from the Nigeria Police Force ahead of the 2019 general elections.

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