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Nigerian police corporal arrested for killing sachet water vendor over N100 bribe



The menace is on the increase in Nigeria, where the police is best known for collecting tips from commercial drivers on transit.

It is true, a policeman killed a pure water seller over N100 bribe in Rivers State. When i say most Nigerian policemen are thieves with guns and on uniform, you will all get me wrong, Now read below

The Rivers State Commissioner of Police has lawfully ordered the immediate arrest of a policeman, who killed an innocent sachet water seller a day before Nigeria @ 57. The sad incident occurred Saturday morning, September 30 in Obio-Akpor local Government area of the state.

The officer identified as one Corporal Rowland Onyijie of Okporo Division in Obio-Akpor local Government area of the Police Command, had unlawfully demanded for N100 from a mere sachet water vendor who refused.
Eyewitnesses reports that as the argument ensued, the Police Corporal readied his rifle, and release a bullet, instantly killing the sachet water Vendor in his Tricycle.
Spokesperson for the Command,  Nnamdi Omoni, who confirmed the incident said that the Commissioner of Rivers State, CP Zaki Ahmed, has ordered for the immediate arrest and detention of the Corporal at the State Criminal Investigation Department, SCID for further inquest into the reckless killing.