Comedian Mr. Macaroni and others have been arrested by the Nigerian police at the Lekki toll gate, the venue of the #OccupyLekkiTollGate protest holding today.
He went live on Instagram to document his arrest from a Black Maria police van where he’s being kept.
Mr. Macaroni‘s phone, and that of other protesters have been seized by police while they are all locked up inside a Black Maria van.
The comedian, who has been updating his followers via Instagram Live from the Black Maria van where is being held with others, captured the moment an officer entered the van and began collecting their phones.
A new video shared online has shown how the Nigerian police dehumanized Instagram Comedian, Mr Macaroni and other #occupylekkitollgate protesters after arresting them.
The comedian and the other protesters who were all sweaty, were packed up in a bus with their shirts off.
The video has triggered an outcry from various corners.
Watch the video below….