Police to dismiss traffic cop caught on camera assaulting motorist

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Police chief Kakoma Kanganja has recommended the immediate dismissal of a police officer who was captured on camera physically and verbally assaulting a motorist.

The traffic officer, identified as Constable Brian Nkoma of Lusaka Division Traffic, is seen in a 27 seconds clip that has gone viral on social media roughing up a motorist in his own car.

Police inspector general Kakoma Kanganja who has recommended the dismissal of the erring officer says such behavior will not be tolerated in the Zambia Police Service.

In the video, the officer is seen assaulting the motorist of Indian origin while the victim takes a video of the incident.

After failing to grab the camera from the victim, the officer removes the road tax and insurance disks from the vehicle and storms off.

The officer is accused of soliciting for a bribe from the motorist.


4 Responses to Police to dismiss traffic cop caught on camera assaulting motorist

  1. And only because of the video. Had the motorist gone to lodge a complaint it would have been ignored.
    Who are these THUGS purporting to be protecting citizens and abiding my laws?

    November 13, 2018 at 9:13 am

  2. IN the recent past,we have observed some decency in the behaviour of some of the traffic officers,more especially after that incident along Mungwi road.Bad habits really die hard.The idea of getting into that car was to get a cut.Finish.Uyu Pombozi,azamuziba mulungu this time around.Bravo IG.

    November 13, 2018 at 9:55 am

  3. Its Good For Nkoma To Go And Enjoy Isults Home.In Solwezi Officers Ar Not also Workg Accodig With The Law They Use Privat Corola ATB 3228.There Is One Officer Who Like To Isult Drivers his Name is Chris,this Officer Is Bad I Can Say That Nkoma Is Good Than Chris Enterms Of Isultig.Am Sayig That Let Chris Be Advised Bcos What Has Hapened On Nkoma One Day It Shal Be On Chris.Nkoma Must B A Leson To All Officers

    Midian kyebo
    November 13, 2018 at 1:51 pm

  4. How can I watch the video

    Big k
    November 13, 2018 at 2:02 pm

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