The police in Adamawa have banned a planned beach party, saying it would encourage nudity and allow for immoral acts. The police also threatened to arrest the sponsors of the party, planned to be held in Yola, the state capital.
The ban, announced on Sunday, came amidst outrage by religious groups in Yola against the ‘Yola Beach Party,” which was to be held on the same day. Speaking on the event, the police spokesperson in the state, Suleiman Nguroje, said that the command is on the trail of the sponsors of the said Yola Beach Party.
“Anyone found involved will be arrested and possibly prosecuted, the command will not condone any show or event that will cause outrage. The CP had ordered an investigation to unravel the sponsors and venue of the said beach party. The command will not allow any immoral act that could cause outrage in the society,” he said. [Swipe]