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Police, security agents clash over toll fee

21 January 2015, 11:15

Lagos - There was a scuffle between some police officers and officials of the Department of State Service (DSS) over toll fee at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, Punch reports.

Trouble started when the convoy of the officers of the DSS was stopped and asked by a toll collector to pay the usual N300 toll fee before gaining entrance to the airport.

Also read: Soldiers, police clash in Bauchi

The DSS officials reportedly gained entrance to the airport forcefully, dragged the toll collector out of his office, started beating him and almost forced him into the trunk of one of their vehicles.

It took the intervention of the policemen guarding the toll gate to stop the security officials who at a point pulled out guns from beating the toll collector.

Read more at Punch

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