Kaduna state governor reacts to drivers blocking Abuja-Kaduna highway, says they will be handled accordingly

Nasir El-Rufai, the current governor of Kaduna State, have disclosed that the drivers protesting the killing of their colleague by a policeman for not bribing him, should be arrested and prosecuted for blocking the expressway.

The ugly incident began after policemen on duty between Abuja and Kaduna highway allegedly killed a commercial driver after he refused to give them a N2,000 bribe, on that faithful day.

El-Rufai wrote via his Twitter handle, expressed disappointment over the incident, said, “It is most unfortunate.

“The drivers will all be arrested and prosecuted for this.

“There are lawful means of expressing grievances. This is unacceptable!

“The State Commissioner of Police is investigating and reporting to our Attorney-General for immediate prosecution of the trigger-happy officer, but the tanker drivers have no right to do what they did, and must pay the price as well.” he tweeted.


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