49 Yoruba Nation agitators get bail

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A Magistrate Court sitting Yaba on Monday granted bail to 49 agitators arrested and detained by the Police Command.

Police paraded them connection with Oodua Republic mega rally at Ojota. women were among them.

Commissioner of Police Hakeem Odumosu said some of them were intercepted with guns, axes, Oodua flags, Yoruba Armed Forces vests and other items.

They are to provide N300,000 with sureties each as a condition for their bail.

A motion for bail application was filed by human rights lawyers led by Olasupo Ojo and Oladapo Kayode.

“One of sureties must be a family member and the other a community leader or clergy with proof of tax payment,” it was said.