A Nigerian man has taken to social media to expose police officer who allegedly assaulted him for no reason in Lagos state. The man, who shared his story on Twitter, claimed that the officer assaulted him in Gbagada.
The man identified as @bimbolatokz revealed that the police officer had been the one directing others on who to stop on the road.
According to the Twitter user, the policeman had ordered his colleagues to arrest people on the road and demand money from them.
@bimbolatokz had revealed that he was actually arrested at his workshop in Ajah and brought to their station in Gbagada. He claimed that they picked up another guy for wearing waist bead while he was in the car.
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He said: "This man right here is one of the robbers in police Uniform at gbagada police station. He was the one pointing at people beside the road that they should pick up, and after which they collect randsom from them to leave. This particular man was the one that slapped me 6 times."
The Twitter user stated that they were all taken to Gbagada where he was assaulted. He noted that the policeman in the photo slapped him six times.
He wrote: "The funny thing about my own case is, they picked my in front of my workshop at Ajah also picked people randomly on the road. The last guy they picked, they saw him by the road side and he has a waist bead, that’s was his offense. Drove us to gbagada."
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Another user, who recognized the man, backed up @bimbolatokz's story by claiming that the same officer had collected N10,000 from him in Gbagada.
"This was the same man that collected 10k from me at gbagada anti cultism unit, dey just picked me for no reason and where also arresting random boys, spoiling people day.. I was in thief bus for almost 4 hrs driving around,and picking boys for fun.."
"I was thinking they picked me cus I was on dread, but when I entered the bus I was seeing guys on low cut and some where bald and I knew these guys were taking us for a ride, like they literally spoilt my..."
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