Just In: Police Arrest Oby Ezekwesili
The convener of the BringBackOurGirls group, Oby Ezekwesili, has been arrested by the police for unknown offences.
In series of posts on her Twitter handle, @obyezeks, the former Minister of Education, she was arrested alongside some members of the BBOG group.
According to her, those arrested include herself, Aisha Yesufu, Ms Maureen Kabrik, Jeff Okoroafor, and four others.
The FG of President .@MBuhari 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.
— Oby Ezekwesili (@obyezeks) January 23, 2018