A Customs officer accidentally killed his colleague while trying to extort a traveler, today, along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway.According to, Derumours, the custom officer accidentally shot his colleague dead when he tried to shoot a civilian traveler. The victim of the extortion was said to be traveling down to the eastern region of Nigeria, when accosted by the Custom officers. He was asked to pay N300,000 which he refused, as he complained that it was way too much.
Eyewitnesses disclosed that the argument got heated up, and the Customs officer accidentally killed his colleague while trying to shoot the civilian traveler. See what Derumours wrote; “This is happening now in Lagos Express way. A Nigerian man was stopped by Nigerian Custom on his way to the East. Was charged to pay Almost N300,000 for a custom charge for his car which he refused and complain is too much. After many arguments and out of annoyance the Custom officer mistakenly shoot his fellow Custom man on cold blood when he wanted to shoot civilian. This is terrible. What is Nigeria turning into.”