Oby Ezekwesili the former minister of education and convener of BringBackourgirls campaign, has been arrested by the police .
Taking to her Twitter account, the former Minister of Education, said she was arrested alongside some members of the BBOG group.
In her post, she stated:
‘’P @MBuhari : I have been ARRESTED along with rest of our BBOG members and NOW DETAINED without a charge by the [email protected] . WE are detained at the FCT command . The Police here has REFUSED to tell us why we are DETAINED. What Are WE Demanding? BringBackOurGirlsNOW!!!!!!!”
“President [email protected] members of our BBOG Movement @BBOG_Nigeria HAVE BEEN ARRESTED BY OUR IG of [email protected] . WE ARE ALL WAITING TO BE ARRESTED SINCE it has become an OFFENSE to DEMAND THAT YOU KEEP YOUR PROMISE TO RESCUE ALL OUR CHIBOKGIRLS.”
“President @MBuhari The police officers deployed by IG of [email protected] is VIOLATING my FREEDOM of MOVEMENT by LOCKING ME IN inbroad day light at the Unity Fountain. THIS IS A DEMOCRACY. Officer Tina Ishayajust again REFUSED TO LET ME OUT OF THEIR WALL.”
“The FG of President [email protected] instructed the IG of @PoliceNG to DETAIN ME AND OTHER MEMBERS of @BBOG_Nigeria here at the Unity Fountain. Police men and women have BUILT AN IMPREGNABLE WALL and LOCKED ME IN. I have asked them more than 30 times to LET ME OUT and they REFUSED.’’