Some residents of Oshodi in Lagos State Wednesday booed the new Inspector of General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba along the Oshodi-Anthony Expressway.
It was gathered that Baba was booed on Wednesday while en route to an event.
Our correspondent reports that IGP Baba is on three-day work visit to Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial centre with over 20 million inhabitants, a source told DAILY POST that his visit would not be unconnectedm to the tension in some parts of the region over the planned June 12 protest.
In the video, the police IG’s convoy passed the blocked road, the crowd booed and called him names in Yoruba. Some shouted “thief”, others screamed “you will never do well”.
It was gathered that the incident worsened traffic in the area as many were stuck for hours.
Watch the video:
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