The protest today at Lekki Toll Gate was full of mixed reactions online as protesters were arrested by the police and whisked away. Among those who were arrested was a popular Nigerian Comedian Debo Macaroni popularly known as Mr Macaroni.
Hours after his arrest, he was later released with 39 others as they were granted bail and according to PUNCH, the spokesman for the Lagos State Police Command, Muyiwa Adejobi, made this known in a statement on Saturday evening.
Mr Macaroni who along 39 others were arraigned on Saturday at the mobile court at Panti, Yaba were granted bail and will now appear at court on the next date of Adjournment March 2nd.
Hours after his release, the comedian took to his official verified Twitter handle in which he said "The Hausa man is my brother, so is the Igbo man and The Yoruba man. We are all one. The Government and the Government alone is responsible for any insecurity in Nigeria and it is their duty to protect all Nigerians. I plead for peace.
We will come back to my matter later."
Here's how people reacted after his tweet as they welcomed him back.
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