The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu, has redeployed a Divisional Police Officer and some senior officers for allowing night clubbing in their area.
The DPO of the Ajao Estate Division and the officers were redeployed for allowing club activity at Garbana Club on Sunday.
According to the Police Public Relations Officer, Adejobi Olumuyiwa, 41 persons were arrested at the club by the Lagos Police Command.
He tweeted, “Lagos CP Fires DPO, Officers for Allowing Clubbing in Their Area. DPO Ajao Estate Division and his senior officers in the Division have been redeployed for allowing night clubbing at Garbana Club on Sunday. The command had arrested 41 clubbers at the club btw 1.40am and 2.30am.”
The Lagos State Government on Saturday and Sunday sealed 11 facilities, including Event Centres, Lounges and Night Clubs for contravening COVID-19 directives.
DNA Victoria Island, Twist Lounge Kofo Abayomi Victoria Island, Carlsbad Lounge Adeniyi Jones Ikeja and Darts Event Centre, Grammar School, Ifako Ijaiye were sealed by the state.
The event centres, bars and lounges sealed include UBC Club, VGC, Sapearz Lounge, Awolowo road, Ikoyi, Bravo event centre, Ogba, Ronite Event Centre, Iju Road, Agege.
The other centres sealed are All Season Event Centre, Ipaja, OlaideAdeoluwa Memorial Hall, Carabana Lounge/Bar Isolo, Ajao Estate.