Enugu Police Launched Massive Weekend Arrest to Intimidate and Extort Money from Biafrans - eritvnews

Enugu Police Launched Massive Weekend Arrest to Intimidate and Extort Money from Biafrans


 Report reaching BTV has it that, the Nigeria police force on Friday 13 April, 2018 embarked on a massive arrest in Enugu province of Biafra land to execute their secret launched weekend arrest scheme aimed at extorting money from innocent citizens of Biafra.

The streets of Trans-Ekulu in Enugu East local government area were stormed with not less than six Hilux vans, around the hour of 6 o'clock in the evening to perpetrate their evil plot against innocent Biafrans going on their normal businesses.

According to an eye witness at the popular RCC estate located behind EEDC office along Enugu Onitsha express way, Trans-Ekulu Enugu state who spoke in the condition of anonymity, explained that people were gathered as usual at the RCC junction for their businesses, and.

all of a sudden the Nigeria police force Hilux vans of different painted colours both white, green with about three armed police men including their drivers in each of the Hilux vans, landed and scampered around the junction and as they got down from the vans, they began to arrest people.
 "Not less than twenty persons were arrested in this junction yesterday evening, it is very annoying that the police will wake up to start harassing and arresting innocent citizens, I tire for this country oh" He added.

Meanwhile, one of the persons that was arrested in RCC estate junction, who identified his name as Daniel while narrating his ordeal said that they arrested not less than fifty five persons on that move, because they proceeded to phase six, Ugbodogwu, Damija, Nowas in Trans-Ekulu after they had arrested them at RCC for more arrest those areas.

 Some pedestrians trekking along the road axis of the above mentioned places were equally arrested, before taking them to Penox police station where they were packed in their dungeon.

He further revealed that before his boss came on Saturday morning to bail him with the sum of #4,200, that a police officer suspected to be among those who made the arrest at the evening hours before taking them to sells pragmatically told them that the arrest being made is what they tag WEEKEND ARREST, just to help the police officers get some money into their pockets especially during weekends, therefore they should contact their families and relatives to bring money and bail them or they should bring any money on them so that they will be released.       

According to him, he further explained that some persons who had some money on them paid #3,000 while some paid #2,500 each and they were released that same night, but those who could not afford any money were locked up in their sells at Penox police station.

While speaking to the newsmen over the ugly incident from the Nigeria police force, a man whose business is located at RCC estate junction spoke on the condition of anonymity, lamented that the police wants to terminate their businesses indirectly, because such act drives away customers since their safety are no longer guaranteed. He therefore called on the authorities concerned to call the Nigeria police force to order because this will do more harm to the already battered society if not urgently addressed.

Most of the victims were the ordinary hustlers of Biafra citizens, who engage in all kinds of manure jobs to make both end meet following the untold hardship and subjugations they were subjected into by the so called Nigeria politicians greedy fools, elites best known as the ambassadors of poverty whose mouths are at home and anus abroad.