Harrison Gwamishu accuses a police officer of assaulting him when he spoke to defend a street hawker they were allegedly brutalising (video)

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Harrison Gwamishu accuses a police officer of assaulting him when he spoke to defend a street hawker they were allegedly brutalising (video)

Human rights activist, Harrison Gwamishu has accused a police officer of assaulting him and trying to arrest him because he spoke up when he saw a street hawker allegedly being assaulted by officers.

 

He said he was driving along Okpanam Road in Asaba when he saw armed police officers assaulting a street hawker.

 

He said he pleaded with them to stop assaulting the hawker but one of the officers hit him  and started assaulting him.

 

Harrison Gwamishu accuses a police officer of assaulting him when he spoke to defend a street hawker they were allegedly brutalising (video)

 

He alleged that the officer also assaulted a young man filming the incident.

 

He said he took exception when they tried to arrest him, insisting they had no reason to do so.

 

Harrison Gwamishu accuses a police officer of assaulting him when he spoke to defend a street hawker they were allegedly brutalising (video)

Harrison Gwamishu accuses a police officer of assaulting him when he spoke to defend a street hawker they were allegedly brutalising (video)

 

He shared a video of the incident and thanked those who stood by him.

 

Harrison Gwamishu accuses a police officer of assaulting him when he spoke to defend a street hawker they were allegedly brutalising (video)

 

See below.

 

Harrison Gwamishu accuses a police officer of assaulting him when he spoke to defend a street hawker they were allegedly brutalising (video)

 

Watch the video below. 

 

 





Source: Linda Ikeji