Popular actor cum comedian, Okechukwu Anthony Onyegbule, better known as Okey Bakassi has disclosed how a Police officer slapped him two decades back.
Okey Bakassi narrated this ugly ordeal yesterday during his radio program on Lagos Talks 91.3fm.
According to him, the event took place somewhere in Lagos when he and his friends where going to an event.
He said as they were cruising in the car, the officers at a check point ordered them to stop and pack. And as they were trying to pack, one of the officers who goes by the name Michael Amietoh, pointed the gun at him.
With that, he said he asked the police officer to drop the gun in other to avoid a sorry case of accidental discharge.
He said at the mention of that the officer slapped him and this almost led to a fight between him and the erring officer.
Explaining the incident, he said his adrenaline pumped immediately after receiving the slap. “When he gave me that slap, my adrenaline pumped up and i felt like beating him up because i was pretty young then, but my friends calmed me down, saying i should let it go. But i would never forget the incident,” he concluded.
Okey Bakassi’s narration of this incident is coming on the heels of the indecent and uncivil behaviors of some police men in recent times.