Lagos- A naval officer, identified as Sunday physically assaulted a commercial driver Paul Anieke, at Banana bus stop in the Ajegunle area of Lagos State, Punch reports.
Anieke was said to be waiting at the bus stop to pick passengers when the officer, said to be in a Nissan car with naval emblem, accused him of obstructing the road.
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Sunday, who was on mufti, angrily alighted from his car with a whip and repeatedly flogged the 36-year-old driver.
It was also learnt that the officer hit the victim in the eyes with fist blows after the flogging. The driver reportedly slumped and was later rushed to the Ajeromi General Hospital.
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