The Nigeria Police says it has identified and arrested one of its men caught on hidden camera allegedly demanding bribe in dollars from a citizen, if you didn't see the story, check it out HERE
The said Policeman is Corporal Aniyem Chiyem with Force Number 374171 and attached to Isheri Division, Lagos Police Command.
In a statement issued by CSP Frank Mba, the Force Public Relations Officer on Monday in Abuja, the Force said the arrest was sequel to an order issued by the Inspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Abubakar.
``The order was issued to the Commissioner of Police, Lagos, Mr Umar
Manko, to ensure prompt arrest and investigation of the matter.
``The suspect, who is now in police custody, is undergoing Orderly
Room trial and if found guilty, will face appropriate disciplinary
actions’’, the statement said.
It said the I-G commended the whistle blower and for the painstaking efforts in exposing what would have been a hidden crime.
The statement urged the public to emulate the whistle blower whom it described as noble and patriotic.
It added that the action would go a long way in preventing crime in the society.