Policeman caught receiving bribe on camera, arrested



A policeman who was caught in a hidden camera allegedly demanding “dollar bribe” from a citizen has been identified and arrested, police authorities said yesterday.
A press statement signed by the Force Public Relations Officer (FPRO), Mr. Frank Mba, said the policeman, who was hitherto unidentified, has been identified as Corporal Aniyem Chiyem, with force number 374171.
He said Chiyem  was until his arrest attached to Isheri Division, Lagos state Police Command, adding that his arrest was sequel to a matching order by the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Abubakar, to the Commissioner of Police (CP), Lagos state, Umar Abubakar Manko, to ensure prompt arrest and investigation of the matter.
Mba said the suspect was undergoing Orderly Room trial and if found guilty would face appropriate disciplinary action.