Popular comedian tells Nigerians to support Police


A Popular stand-up comedian, Bright Okpocha known as BasketMouth has called on Nigerians to support the Police, to boost their morale.

BasketMouth vowed never to make negative jokes about the Police again.

He said this on Friday while picking up his stolen mobile phone, recovered by the police from the burglars that robbed him.

Job well-done
I want to thank the Police for a job well-done. I thought I will never see the items stolen from my house again.

“It is amazing that with two weeks of the robbery attack, the suspects were arrested, my handset recovered…

“I usually make negative jokes about our police, but with this performance, I will never use them for negative jokes. I advise members of the public to always support them…In western nations, it is the public that assist the police for information against criminals,” he explained.

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni presented the phone to him.

Owoseni said that BasketMouth’s visit was symbolic, stressing that his appreciation will encourage his officers.

NP/Mercy Chukwudiebere