The Nigeria Police Force has detained and tried two of its personnel in an orderly room for alleged reckless shooting in Lagos.
The personnels, it was gathered are two policemen attached to the Nigerian popstar, Davido.
Recall that a video was in circulation few weeks ago on social media showing the two policemen shooting in the air while in a moving vehicle in Lagos.
However, the Head of Public Complaints Rapid Response Unit (PCRRU), ACP Abayomi Shogunle, has disclosed that the Commissioner of Police in charge of the Police Mobile Force at the Force Headquarters, identified the men following a directive from the Inspector-General of Police.
Shogunle who said the incident happened on July 31 at 5pm along the Murtala Mohammed International Airport road in Lagos explained that the two policemen, are members of the 20 Police Mobile Force Squadron, who were attached to a private security company, Infinity Security Company.
Shogunle said a popular Nigerian musician, David Adeleke, (AKA Davido), then engaged them to provide escort for him to his house while returning from abroad.
Along the way, as seen in the video which has been confirmed from investigation, the two policemen involved started shooting into the air for no just cause.
Punishment has been recommended.We are only waiting for the appropriate police authority to review the punishment.
Here’s the video of their shooting below for those who missed it.