Stop Police brutality: Instagram comedian, Funny Toheeb laments after arrest
Instagram comedian, Funny Toheeb recently had an encounter with the men of the Nigerian Police Force, and it was an unpleasant encounter.
The Instagram comedian lamented on social media about the ill treatment and harassment he received.
Apparently Funny Toheeb was arrested for suspected fraudulent activities. He shared a photo of himself with an apple laptop in the police station.
“When will Nigeria police listen and stop harassing youths???… this is me yesterday in police custody, allegedly accused of Yahoo Yahoo… 🤦🏽♂ it’s not even funny #stoppolicebrutalityinnigeria.”The comedian posted.
See some reactions below;
nana_the_middle_man: “You’re not fresh in any way to be called a yahoo boy na”
jecy_steve: “And you know even look like yahoo boy, no mind them”
krazyvad: “Accused of yahoo yahoo and your even posing taking pictures, you’re not serious.”
_olivia1235: “Nigeria no be country sorry bruh”
iamphylx: “And u had time to pose for camera? It is well man.”
seppromotion: “The richest people on the world today all have business connected to online. Nigeria is making anything online a crime. For Goodness sake there some of us that make money online legally. Nawah.”
onanome: “Small boy trying to get the best outta life. Smh. Because them don see Apple laptop and iphone.”
jerome__bravo_: “Even as u dey like hungry man burst out them still arrest you, NPF is capable of arresting anything soon, God save my pple.”
In a similar situation, Big Brother Naija former ex-house mate complained about her brother been harassed by men of the Nigerian police. In a tweet which went viral, Bambam wrote;
“My brother earlier today got harrassed and slapped by the
@PoliceNG along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway. After being accused for being an armed robber. #wtf he was with my driver and his friend heading to IITA in ibadan! They even threatend to shoot! This must freakn stop!”
My brother earlier today got harrassed and slapped by the @PoliceNG along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway. After being accused for being an armed robber. #wtf 😠😠😠 he was with my driver and his friend heading to IITA in ibadan! They even threatend to shoot! This must freakn stop!
— Bambam👑 (@bammybestowed) June 17, 2019