Commercial bus driver,Police clash at Rumuokoro.

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Commercial bus drivers have clashed with men of the Nigeria Police Force around Rumuokoro axis of Port Harcourt.

Our correspondent encountered the incident, which started after some policemen from the Rumuokoro Division stopped one of the drivers plying Ikwerre Road route for allegedly driving against traffic.


But instead of simply arresting the allegedly defaulting driver, the policemen on patrol duty deflated all four tyres of his vehicle and brutalized the man.


It was the maltreatment of the driver that attracted passersby and other commercial motorists who engaged the policemen in a free for all.


Our correspondent reports that it took the intervention of some soldiers who were also on patrol duty to calm the situation.



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