The Finland-based disciple of IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu, Simon Ekpa who insisted there would be a sit-at-home in the Southeast during elections and called for a boycott of the exercise, has been arrested by the Finnish authorities.
Finland authorities on Thursday arrested a man said to be a Nigerian popular separatist agitator, Simon Ekpa.
According to a Finland news outlet HS, the police escorted the separatist out of his apartment in Lahti.
The platform claimed that they had gone to Ekpa’s residence for an interview but to their surprise, the Finland police, KRP, answered when the HS team rang the separatist bell.
The arrest is coming 2 days to the Presidential and National Assembly general election in Nigeria.
The HS said the KRP prevented their team from entering Ekpa’s apartment and said that the interview would be moved “to the future”.
As of the time of this report, Thisweekng can’t independently confirm Ekpa’s arrest.