A Daily Post Correspondent in Osun State has been arrested for his presence at the End SARS protest scene.
Despite identifying himself, the correspondence Obarayese is to be charged to court.
However, the Police Commissioner, Wale Olokode said he has heard of the situation and had directed the withdrawal of the case.
The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) leadership in Osun has condemned the development.
Similarly, a State government official expressed dismay about the overzealousness of the policemen.
‘’He identified himself. The attempt to emasculate journalists is an aberration ‘’, he fumed.
It was reported that at Lekki toll gate in Lagos, security operatives arrested a journalist, brutalized protesters and an Uber driver. However, the arrested journalist was reported to have been released but others were to be prosecuted in court.