The Nigerian Police Force has reacted to the trending video of a Police officer spotted with POS machine and demanding ATM card from a Nigerian.
The force who reacted through a statement noted that investigation is ongoing into the viral video.
Naija News had earlier reported that a policeman at a checkpoint was spotted with a POS machine.
The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, promised Nigerians that any officer found guilty will face the wrath of the law.
“The Nigerian Police Force has commenced investigations to unravel the authenticity of the video, location of incident and identity of persons captured in the viral video where some persons in Police uniform were captured, allegedly with POS machine and demanding ATM card from a member of the public.”
“The IGP condemns all acts of corruption by Public Servants, particularly Police officers and is committed to bringing to book any officer found wanting in this regard.”
“The police, however, urged members of the public to send relevant information that could assist Police investigators to [email protected] or kindly DM @policeNG”
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