Ibadan police officer smashes taxi driver's windscreen for refusing to give ₦100 bribe

09/19/2019

Posted by: Jane Osuagwu

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For refusing to pay ₦100 bribe, an Ibadan taxi driver got his windscreen smashed by a police officer. Check details here!

Lately, the Nigerian police have been making the headlines but, for the wrong reasons. Just last month, we reported about an officer who killed a commercial cyclist in Aba over his refusal to give him ₦100 bribe.

And right now, the latest reports reaching Naijauto say a police officer attached to Ibadan State Police Command smashed the windscreen of a commercial taxi driver at a checkpoint for refusing to give the usual ₦100 bribe.

The incident was said to have happened at Odejayi close, near Loyola College Ibadan. The policeman had stretched out his hand to collect the money, being the usual business, but the taxi driver wasn't ready to part with ₦100. The picture of the incident was captured and posted online by an unidentified social media user.

See them below.

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The police officer on top of the taxi driver's car

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The smashed windscreen captured, with the driver and policeman

Authorities should please lok into this immediately!

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The taxi driver as he was being dragged by the policeman

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Jane Osuagwu is an automotive writer at Naijauto.com. She's a car enthusiast who loves creating educative and informative topics on cars, ranging from maintenance tips to updates on the latest trend in the auto industry in concise and friendly writing. 

Jane is also a blogger and loves reading, inspiring people and getting involved in personal development projects.

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