Governor Nyesom Wike who monitored the level of compliance in the two local Government Areas said those arrested will be quarantine and prosecuted according to the law.
During the monitoring exercise, the governor arrested several persons who were not on essential duties but were in company of police escort.
Governor Wike imposed a curfew in these Local Government Areas following disobedience of closure of markets, cinemas and nights clubs.
Some of the communities under Ikwerre LGA include: Igwuruta, Omagwa, Isiokpo, Ozuaha, Ubima, Omawa and Ipo.
Several major cities across Nigeria are on lock down in a bid to curb the spread of the Covid 19 pandemic which has killed thousands of people in Europe and America.
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