VIOLATION OF COVID-19 PROTOCOLS: Lagos CP Redeploys DPO, Officers For Allowing Clubbing In Their Area.


The DPO Ajao Estate Division and his senior officers in the Division have been redeployed to yet to be disclosed offices in the state for allowing night clubbing at Garbana Club on Sunday, 7th March, 2021. This was contained in a press statement by the Command’s Spokesperson, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi to Hybrid Online News Nigeria.

Adejobi stated further that the command had arrested 41 clubbers at the club between 1.40am and 2.30am.

The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State made the pronouncement while addressing officers Area Commanders and DPOs at the POWA Hall, Oduduwa Ikeja, on Monday, 8th March, 2021.

Earlier, the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu, had warned Area Commnader and DPOs to enforce COVID-19 protocols in their areas and on no account should any of them allow gross violation of the protocols in the state, but yet, many violate these protocols with impunity.

“He still reiterated and warned the DPOs against promoting violation of COVID-19 protocols in their areas particularly clubbing and non wearing of nose masks as charity begins at home, and that he will pay them surprise visits to catch them unawares” Adejobi concluded.