A Nigerian man who goes by the name Kejibutty On IG, has recounted his ordeal in the hands of some policemen.
Read his post below:
Nigeria my country!!! I was harassed and humiliated today by our dear Nigerian police , I was stop at iyana ipaja under bridge where I was trying to mount a bike going to super (Market ) , 2 men stop the bike , show me their I’d card to prove they are police , they snatch my phone and I’d card, asking me all sort of question, After going through my phone squarely , One of them said where you see money wey u dey use raise kids, feed wife and all , I was vex but still keep my cool until the guy said am a fraudster, yahoo yahoo and all , I asked him to prove but all he can do is to hit me and handcuff me, I was drag to elere police station , after serious of argument and all , they started saying all sort of this, They will rope me with weed and fraudulent documents, Atlast they said I should pay dem 300k for bail or they lock me up, I was in pain, My hands are hurting so bad , all I can do is to cry and shake my head like a baby, a rough guy in unirform came to search me, found 30k on me, took 25k and left me with 5k saying I can leave now if I want to!! Nigeria is bad! The police are not helping!! I told them am coming back, They look at me and laugh!! My conclusion is that the hardship in the country turn all this NPF to legal thief!!!