VIRAL VIDEO: Police Officers Arrested After Beating Up Bus Passenger, Confiscating His Phone In Enugu

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Updated January 5, 2020


Three police officers have been arrested after assaulting one Justice Obasi in a viral video in Enugu.

In the video, the officers were seen hitting Mr. Obasi severally after he allegedly refused to unlock his mobile phone.

The video was posted on twitter and it got the reaction of the Nigeria Police Force who assured that the officers will be identified and the incident will be investigated.

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Barely 24 hours after the assurance was given, the police revealed that following the directive of the Inspector-General of Police, the officers were identified, traced and arrested by the Enugu state command.

In a tweet thread, the police stated that the officers were currently in custody pending the commencement of their Orderly Room Trial.

It stated that the Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Mohammed Adamu, has a zero-tolerance for the abuse of the rights of Nigerians while assuring that Mr. Obasi will get justice in this case.