An engineer has called out SARS for allegedly extorting money from him after he was arrested and handcuffed on his way from work.
According to the Engineer, he was on his from work in his car when he was stopped by SARS because of his beards, he was arrested, handcuffed while his phone and laptop was been searched before they began demanding N200000 from his to bail himself out on the road.
He said he ended up paying N50000 after they had threatened him.
Read his story below.
I was arrested yesterday by SARS on my way from work….my bears is now Nigeria problem despite I told them my profession as an engineer with my ID but them no wan gree hear my own, all they want to do is to open my phone and laptop that was at the back of my car and me self no gree for them too and this was how I was kept like a criminal at lekki phase1 last night and was asking 200k for my bailout on the road, may God help us in this country becos we have no human right in Nigeria but I later pay 50k cash that was with me to them on the road becos they told me they will shoot me and put a crime on my head if I don’t cooperate with them
Man allegedly arrested by SARS because of his beard. pic.twitter.com/ApScizel7X
— Laila Ijeoma | Lailasnews.com (@LailaIjeoma) November 3, 2019