Yoruba Nation: Police, army take over Ojota

Heavy security in Ojota

The Nigeria police Force and the army have taken over Ojota, Lagos over planned protest by self-determination Yoruba groups in the area.

Well armed policemen and soldiers, with some Armoured Personnel Carriers (APCs) have occupied the area waiting to deal with anyone planning a protest in Ojota.

Below are photos by Efunla Ayodele

Yoruba Nation: Police, army take over Ojota

An Armoured tank stationed at Ojota, planned location for Yoruba Nation rally

Yoruba Nation: Police, army take over Ojota

A policeman waiting for action in Ojota

Yoruba Nation: Police, army take over Ojota

Policemen ready for action in Ojoto

Yoruba Nation: Police, army take over Ojota

A soldier at Ojota ahead of the planned rally

Policemen ready for action in Ojota

Another APC in Ojota