The Nigeria police have identified Three of its officers in viral video found to be dehumanizing a female citizen at a location in Ibadan where it was learnt that they went from Lagos to carry out discrete investigative assignments.
“Following an investigation of a viral video on Wednesday, July 22, 2020, the Nigeria police force have identified three police officer and one civilian accomplice who participated in the unprofessional act.
Urban express New-online had earlier reported how Nigerians on social media reacted where many believe the act remained unprofessional and more of dehumanization coming from those officers identified in the said viral video.
In a statement made available to Urban Express News Online through the Force Public Relation Officer, Dc Frank Mba said the two suspects, Asp Tunji Olatunji and inspector Gboyega Oyeniyi have been arrested for their role in the discreditable conduct and insensitivity to a member of the public adding that they are currently being detained at the Lagos state criminal investigation Department ‘s detention facility, panti.
Mba said preliminary investigation show that the policemen who are attached to Area A command in Lagos was on legitimate investigation activities to Ibadan in Oyo state where the incident took place.
He said the effort is being intensified to arrest the two other accomplices adding that appropriate disciplinary procedure will be initiated as soon as investigations are concluded.