Prince Deji Adeyanju, the Convener of a pro-democracy and good governance group, Concerned Nigerians, was arrested this morning at the Unity Fountain in Abuja where he plans to protest along with the volunteered public on the attempt of the government to conduct a secret trial for the detained IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu.
He had earlier made allegations of a threat against his life when he divulged the discussions he had with the Commissioner of Police FCT, Director of DSS and Brigade Commander of the Nigerian Army.
“Just got out of a 1-hour meeting with Commissioner of Police of FCT. In attendance was a Director of DSS and Brigade Commander of the Army. “They said there’s security concerns over our rallies: #SayNoToSecretTrial of Nnamdi Kanu #FreeZakZakky I asked what concern: No Answer. “Then threats and more threats. “I told them, rally will go on as planned tomorrow for #SayNoToSecretTrial and #FreeZakZakky on Wednesday. “Then threats and more threats. I told them, rally will go on as planned tomorrow for #SayNoToSecretTrial and #FreeZakZakky on Wednesday. “The DSS guy said: Deji, we have never disturbed you in all your rallies. Why ZakZakky and Kanu “They have a major issue with ZakZakky & Kanu.”
He tweeted immediately of his arrest and eye witnesses have attested to his arrest by the Police Department.