Soldiers and policemen attached to Op MESA special security force in Lagos State have surrounded the National Stadium, the Lagos venue of a proposed protest tagged #RevolutionNow.
The protesters are, however, defiant as they have hit the streets to press their demands for structural and socioeconomic changes in the polity.
Police fired teargas to disperse the huge crowd but the protesters remain defiant.
Meanwhile, a faceless group has posted notices on social media, calling for a counter protest.
No venue has been announced for the counter protest tagged Match Against Corruption.