Two hoodlums have been arrested with knife in Abuja.
News Rain Nigeria gathered that two hoodlums have been arrested on Sunday, 18th, October 2020, in Abuja with a knife.
The suspected hoodlums named Abdulahi Mohammed, aged 29, and his partner Bashir Muhammad aged 25 were said to be indigenes of Kano and Borno respectively.
They were both arrested by private security guards providing security cover for protesters in their Camp beside Central Bank of Nigeria building complex in Abuja.
ENDSARS: Two Hoodlums Were Arrested With Knives In Abuja
Though Abdulahi who was arrested with a knife claimed to be a private security at Jabi, as he said he was on his way home when the driver of the commercial vehicle he boarded was stopped by the protesters at the Central Bank Building, due to the road blockade mounted by the protesters.
Bashir also claimed to have been part of the protest before his eventual arrest, but could not disclose the purpose of the knife he was arrested with at the protest ground.
News Rain Nigeria gathered that the protests have garnered some energetic youths who led protests that attracted over 2000 protesters, while celebrities Broda Shagi, Zaki Azzay, and others were on ground to add spices to the protests.
The protesters started their peaceful match at the Unity Fountain through Villa Gate where they were blocked by fierce-looking police personnel before moving to Sheraton Hotel through NNPC to War Collage before finally camping at the CBN.