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When I Was At Adeniji Police State, The Police Officers Took Turns To Beat Me Up - Mr Macaroni

The popular Facebook comedian, activist and actor, Mr Macaroni, has taken to his Twitter page '@mrmacaroni', to recount the experience he had with the Nigeria police in Adeniji Police Station on Saturday, February 13, 2021, a few months ago, when he was arrested at Lekki Toll Gate for violating Covid-19 protocols during a #OccupyLekkiTollgate protest. See his tweet below. The comedian also reacted to the viral video of policemen harassing a Danish foreigner yesterday, by asking him to bribe them with something.

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When I Was At Adeniji Police State, The Police Officers Took Turns To Beat Me Up - Mr Macaroni

JUSTICE

"If Not For The People, I Would Have Killed You" Comedian Reveals His Experience In Police Custody

Social media comedian Debo Adebayo, also known as Mr. Macaroni, took to his official Twitter account to reveal what happened after he was arrested by the men of the Nigerian Police force during the #OccupyLekkiTollGate protest in Lagos state.The #OccupyLekkiTollGate protest, was staged by youths in Lagos, as they were against the decision of the judicial panel to hand over the toll gate back to LCC for repairs and begin operations without granting justice to the victims of the October 20 incidents at the toll gate.

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JUSTICE

Why the Nigerian government is very afraid of youth protests

Before the February 13 OccupyLekkiTollGate protest that was ultimately thwarted by security operatives, warnings were already flying around. As soon as the date of the protest was announced, the Lagos police command went into an emergency meeting. The minister of information, La Mohammed, sent out a message saying any attempt to stage a protest will be thwarted. The Lagos state government too hurriedly called for the cancellation of any protest in the state. A counter-protest was also announced with the organisers

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Why the Nigerian government is very afraid of youth protests

JUSTICE

'Police Shouldn't Be Opening Doors Or Carrying Bags For Anyone', Says Comedian Mr Macaroni

Mr Macaroni is one of the leading online Comedian and content creators in Nigeria.Recall he was arrested by the men of Nigerian police recently during the #OccupyLekkiTollGate protest.He was later released.Today, he tweeted something very dicey about the policemen.

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'Police Shouldn't Be Opening Doors Or Carrying Bags For Anyone', Says Comedian Mr Macaroni

JUSTICE

Mr Macaroni Heads To The Hospital, Lay Curses On Those Accusing Him Of Collecting Money From Atiku

Mr. Macaroni Speaks about His Arrest at #OccupyLekkiTollgate Protest, Denies Taking Money from Atiku Mr. Macaroni while sharing his experience yesterday in police detention and other event that happened before his arrest has debunked allegations currently circulating that he collected money from Atiku and other politicians to get involved in the protest. Mr. Macaroni who Revealed how the police battered him and other 39 arrested protesters said he didn't receive any form of payment from any politician and whoever

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Mr Macaroni Heads To The Hospital, Lay Curses On Those Accusing Him Of Collecting Money From Atiku

JUSTICE

Macaroni's Face during June 12 Protest looks like he hasn't forgotten his last Protest Experience

Popular Nigerian Comedian, Mr. Macaroni has been one of the top celebrities who have been leading the youths to protest each time the need arises. He was a popular figure during the #Endsars protests and the #Occupylekkitollgate protest. We can all remember that he was arrested during the #Occupylekkitollgate protest and was severely beaten by the police.

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Macaroni's Face during June 12 Protest looks like he hasn't forgotten his last Protest Experience

JUSTICE

Lagos State Deny And Condemn Force Order Given to Police To Destabilize #OCCUPYLEKKITOLLGATE Protest

The Lagos state government on behalf of the state governor through the commissioner of Justice Moyosore Onigbanjo has come out to deny and publicly condemn the show of force and brutality by the state police on protesters who came out to protest against the reopening of the Lekki toll gate on the 13th of February 2021. The #Occupylekkitollgate protest which was announced on social media and scheduled to happen on the 13th of February saw the heavy presence of the police Rapid Response Squad stationed at the

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Lagos State Deny And Condemn Force Order Given to Police To Destabilize #OCCUPYLEKKITOLLGATE Protest

JUSTICE

Hours After He Was Released, See What He Said About Celebrities Who Didn't Join Him To Protest

Popular comedian Mr. Macaroni whose real name is Debo Adebayo was yesterday arrested along with 29 civilians who staged a protest at Lekki toll-gate with the hashtag #OccupyLekkiTollGate Civilians staged a protest yesterday at the Lekki toll-gate to demand that the area remains closed for business until the End SARS protesters who were allegedly killed in October last year by security operatives get justice Unlike the End SARS protest many celebrities didn't show up for the #OccupyLekkiTollgate protest but Mr.

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Hours After He Was Released, See What He Said About Celebrities Who Didn't Join Him To Protest

JUSTICE

What Dino Melaye Said On The Arrest Of Mr Macaroni At The #Occupylekkitollgate Protest

Dear readers, i am sure you are aware of what happened at the lekki toll gate today. I am sure you also know how the nigeria police men harrased peaceful protesters. Could you believe they came with different kind of guns to the venue. They were even much at the venue. Since this event happened, so many people were suprised that we have this kind of police men in nigeria due to the fact that they came with actions all suited up. This has caused reactions among nigerians & they are questioning them why they have

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What Dino Melaye Said On The Arrest Of Mr Macaroni At The #Occupylekkitollgate Protest

JUSTICE

#Tollgate: After Journalist Asked Police Officer What Is The Motive for The Arrest, See His Reply

One of the famous Nigerian celebrities, Debo Adebayo who is better known as Mr. Macaroni was arrested yesterday alongside 39 others over protesting at the Lekki Toll Gate.  The #OccupyLekkiTollgate protest was planned by the Nigerian youths over dissatisfaction with the reopening of the Lekki Toll Gate approved by the Lagos State panel.  The protest is about calling for justice to be served for the victims of Endsars protest on 20th October 2020, that lost their lives. According to Sahara Reporters, not less

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#Tollgate: After Journalist Asked Police Officer What Is The Motive for The Arrest, See His Reply

ENTERTAINMENT

Mr. Macaroni: People told my Parents I had spiritual problems

Nigerian Comic Content creator Debo Adebayo known as Mr. Macaroni who is best known for his Instagram Comedy videos where he plays the role of a 'Sugar daddy' has taken to his Twitter handle to pray for parents who support their children against all odds. The 28 year old Redeemer's University graduate of Theatre Arts and Film Studies said that he attended four universities and despite the fact that people told his parents that he and spiritual problems, they stood by him.

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Mr. Macaroni: People told my Parents I had spiritual problems

JUSTICE

The Policemen told us if it was in the night they would have shot and killed us all - Macaroni

Mr Macaroni was arrested yesterday during the #OccupyLekkiTollGate protest and was subsequently released in the evening. Many Nigerians rose and requested for his release and eventually he was granted bail after prominent Nigerians like Reno Omokri sent a lawyer to represent him. He was not the only one that was arrested as many youths who were protesting against the reopening of the Lekki Toll Gate were arrested too. Mr Macaroni has narrated his ordeals in the hands of the policemen. In a video he posted on

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The Policemen told us if it was in the night they would have shot and killed us all - Macaroni

JUSTICE

Lauretta Reacts To The #OccupyLekkiTollgate Protest, See What She Tweeted About The Police Officers

Lauretta Onochie Hails Security Officers For Treating Protesters Well At The Lekki Tollgate Yesterday, as reported by several social media handles, more than thirty #OccupyLekkiTollgate protesters were arrested including a famous Nigerian celebrity, Mr. Macaroni detained at the Adeniji Police Station in Lagos.  The security officers reported having arrived at the Lekki Toll Gate since Friday to prevent the youths from carrying further protest in the area.  The Nigerian youths planned a mass protest against

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Lauretta Reacts To The #OccupyLekkiTollgate Protest, See What She Tweeted About The Police Officers

JUSTICE

Video: They Tortured Us, Threatened To Kill Us If Not For Viral Videos- Mr Macaroni Finally Speaks

Following the events of Saturday's botched #OccupyLekkiTollgate and #DefendLagos protest which was met with heavy resistance from Security Agencies recruited by the Nigerian Government to stop the peaceful protests, Mr Debo Adebayo "Mr Macaroni" finally speaks after he being granted bail. Recall that Mr Macaroni and 39 other peaceful protesters and passerby were arrested at the Lekki Tollgate on Saturday, 13 February 2021. From viral videos circulating on social media, several persons were seen being manhandled

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Video: They Tortured Us, Threatened To Kill Us If Not For Viral Videos- Mr Macaroni Finally Speaks

JUSTICE

Photos Of Mr. Macaroni Before And After Being Beaten By Police Officers Who Arrested Him

The #OccupyLekkiTollGate protest which took place on Saturday 13th February, 2021 begun successfully at about 7:00 AM. But before then, the Lagos state government has stated clearly that it would not condole any form of protest. To enforce this, heavily armed security operatives were deployed to the toll gate. This did not scare the protesters who were in fury asking why opening the toll gate should be next line of action when justice has not been given to the sureties of the last year's #EndSars protest. A

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Photos Of Mr. Macaroni Before And After Being Beaten By Police Officers Who Arrested Him

JUSTICE

OccupyLekkiTollGate : Our Policemen are to stay at the tollgate till further notice.

The protest, tagged #OccupyLekkiTollgate became a huge topic or in this case,a word on every lips when it was scheduled to begin at 7 a.m. on Saturday, February 13. A measure purposely designed to kick against the reopening of the Lekki tollgate. While this ongoing protest was on, news had it that another group of protesters, who tagged theirs #DefendLagos, had also planned to gather at the location at the same time. Unfortunately few hours to the planned #occupyLekkitollgate and #DefendLagos protests, all hell

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OccupyLekkiTollGate : Our Policemen are to stay at the tollgate till further notice.

JUSTICE

I'm Still Receiving Treatment - Mr. Macaroni

Popular comedian, Debo Adebayo popularly known as Mr. Macaroni or Freaky Freaky by his fans has been on the headlines since Saturday following the purported protest at the Lekki tollgate #occupylekkitollgate which was forcefully stopped by the Nigerian police. Recall that Mr. Macaroni was one of those arrested by the police in the morning of that day as the peaceful protesters gathered at the tollgate. https://www.operanewsapp.com/ng/en/share/detail?news_id=9fe15543fa0aed94ee0d6cf135c084eb&news_entry_id=s64677f63210213en_ng&open_type=tanscoded&request_id=news_37081ca3-265b-4e40-b0eb-d7319c10dc39&from=news

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I'm Still Receiving Treatment - Mr. Macaroni

JUSTICE

Arise Tv Gave Bullet Proof Jackets To Reporter And Camera Man Last Week Saturday, During Protest!

It was an amazing sight to behold. Despite what happened in Obalende, Lagos Southwest Nigeria. The #OccupyLekkiTollGate did not pull back their main intention of occupying the Lekki gate for a peaceful protest. Unlike the #DefendLagos Campaigners who were called off by their leader, claiming they are trying to respect the state and federal government! Although, many people were arrested that day for campaigning, their immediate release was issued by the commissioner of police! The #OccupyLekkiTollGate protesters

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Arise Tv Gave Bullet Proof Jackets To Reporter And Camera Man Last Week Saturday, During Protest!

JUSTICE

Mr Macaroni Speaks For The First Time After He Was Released, Say "They Police Threatened To Kill Us"

Popular Nigerian Instagram comedian Mr. Macaroni has spoken for the first time after he was released on bail. The comedian spoke in a video shared on his official twitter handle, hours after he was arrested for his involvement in the #OccupyLekkiTollGate protest, alongside other youth   The comedian 28 year-old shared very bit of what transpired, according to him they were told that if the protest was done at night, they would have been killed.    “If the word was not out that people were already being

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Mr Macaroni Speaks For The First Time After He Was Released, Say

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We Were Beaten, Stripped Naked – Mr Macaroni Reacts To Police Torture After Protest.

Popular Nigerian comedian and Activist, Debo Adebayo, popularly known as Mr Macaroni who is well known for his comedian talks "freaky freaky, fantabulous, you are doing well and lots more, have finally spoken on why he went out for the #OccupyLekkiTollGate protest on Saturday and what the arrested protesters went through in police custody.  The comedian, who was arrested alongside other protesters during the protest hours in the early hours of Saturday, said he was initially scared and had received numerous

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We Were Beaten, Stripped Naked – Mr Macaroni Reacts To Police Torture After Protest.