Bribe-seeking policeman in viral video arrest, to face sanctions


The Nigeria Police Force has arrested a bribe-seeking policeman seen in a viral video that was shared on the Internet on Saturday.

The video showed the officer asking for a bribe from a man, who he stopped for driving without a tint permit.

In a tweet posted on its handle, the Police Complaint Unit said the erring officer had been arrested

The post read, “The officer who was seen in this viral video behaving in an unprofessional and corrupt manner has been identified, arrested, disarmed and detained for further investigation and disciplinary action. Ekiti PPRO.”