The Nigerian Police Force was structured in a way that every officer is held accountable for their actions. Illustrative photo. Credit: Legit In today's article, we'll be looking at two times Nigerian policemen were dismissed for being involved in the death of a civilian.
A dismissed police officer with the defunct Police Tactical Unit, Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) has been sentenced to death by hanging for extra-judicialy killing a 26-year-old Benin based car dealer, Benson Obodeh. The condemned Constable, Joseph Omotosho, alongside, Corporals, Adeleke Adedeji, Abena John, Oniyo Musa, Henry Shobowole, were attached to Edo State Police command. In 2015, they abducted Obodeh on the allegetions of belonging to a criminal gang that stole a Peugeot car from Lagos. He was later