Car dealers protest extortion by F-SARS
Sokoto car dealers have protested incessant harassment and extortion by men of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (F-SARS).
The acting chairman of the Car Dealers Association, Sokoto State Chapter, Alhaji Adali Shehu alleged that his members were being arrested, harassed and extorted by the F-SARS operatives from Abuja.
According to him, the operatives cook-up allegations of stolen vehicles, pick their members and demand bail.
When contacted, the Police Public Relation Officer in charge of Zone 10, DSP Aliyu Bello said they were not aware of such operations by F-SARS members.