Protesting Drivers Block Kaduna-Abuja Highway Over Killing Of Colleague By Police

August 9, 2019
128 Views

A group of drivers on Friday blocked the KadunaAbuja highway following the alleged killing of their colleague by police in the area.

According to an eyewitness, who asked not to be named, a policeman shot the driver following a disagreement over bribe.

Sahara Reporters gathered that the policeman had demanded bribe from the driver but the victim was only able to offer N500 instead.

The situation was said to have led to an altercation in which the policeman shot at the driver eventually.

The policeman and his colleagues were said to have fled the scene for fear of a reprisal attack by commercial drivers who witnessed the incident.

You may be interested

Lagos blue light rail ready for test run
News
3 views
News
3 views

Lagos blue light rail ready for test run

Webby - August 18, 2022

Spread the loveGov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Wednesday says the test run of the Blue Rail Line train…

News

2023: Tinubu meets Obasanjo, Obi visits Femi Kuti

Webby - August 17, 2022

Presidential candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu and the Labour Party (LP) continued their 2023 electoral preparations,…

JUST IN: Electricity workers suspend strike amid blackout
News
1 views
News
1 views

JUST IN: Electricity workers suspend strike amid blackout

Webby - August 17, 2022

The National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE) has suspended its nationwide strike for two weeks. The secretary-general of the union,…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.