In Nigeria, members of the police force are not what many would describe as cool.The Nigerian youth would describe the members of the police force as rigid and strict due to the nature of their job.
Most times, police officers in Nigeria are envisioned as men and women who might not be able to relate to the trends and popular culture.
Probably due to the nature of their job, the expectation associated with any police officer is that of scary looking man or woman whose physical appearance will get you questioning if he is for or against the law.
A Nigerian police officer identified as Ozoana Flavour has got everyone talking on social media. The police officer was spotted rapping like a professional musician.
The young officer’s video got many talking, including popular musician Falz who shared the video on his Instagram.
Flavour was rapping to a challenge on Instagram created for Falz’s new song Sweet Boy. The singer wrote: “Oshay. Naija Police wey dey drop bars! ♂️ @swwagglord #SweetBoyChallenge .”
The police officer’s rapping video has gone viral on social media and many Nigerians can’t believe that a police officer of the Nigerian force would be as current in pop culture as Ozoana Flavour.
Meanwhile Policemen are supposed to investigate break-ins, make arrests, patrol areas within police jurisdiction, respond to 911 calls, direct traffic, record witness accounts of crimes, give first aid to victims in need, resolve disputes, among others.
Some Nigerian Police are trying their bests in all sincerity, but some of them still don’t give a damn about their jobs.Look through the following images and see what some so-called Nigerian crime fighters were caught doing.