Young man who returned to Nigeria from UAE narrates his encounter with Nigeria Police officers who extorted him on his way from the airport.
A Twitter user had taken to the platform to lament the injustice on a returnee who was defrauded of the sum of N200K by the police.
The victim himself replied to the post by giving a detailed account of his encounter. He wrote;
“I was actually the victim of this harassment Yesterday by a group of police men who forcefully harassed me, took my phones out from my bag and took me to the police station in Area E Festac town.
When we got there I was asked to give them the sum of 15 million but at the end of the day, i was taking to a POS spot opposite the station and they took the sum of 200k from my account for no just reason.
It took the intervention of @segalink @SavvyRinu @Gifted_KabiWho helped me reached out to the right authorities who sent a signals to the festac police unit for the crime their boys must have done.
I want to thank the Area E commander @MuawiyahHalilu @AcpIshaku @[email protected]_CRU My money has been Recovered handed over to me.
The police men has been locked up and pos agent was also locked up. I believe there’re still Good people in the Nigeria police force. I also thank the DPO of festac police Iwansonkun O. Femi. Thank you sir.”