Video: Nigerian police arrests violent masquerades in Elere community

The police in Lagos state have arrested masquerades at Elere area of Agege for allegedly robbing the community and causing chaos in the area.

In a video gone viral on facebook, the Commissioner of police, Edgar Imohimi, the masquerades who were not backed by the traditional ruler were apprehended alongside other hoodlums for breach of the peace in the area.

The Commissioner said the violent masquerades attempted to attack a policeman when they were arrested.