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Bus driver kicks private parts of passenger who refused to pay his fare

By Mason White 3:57 PM March 21, 2016
City bus (illustration) 

By: Wayne Morin
A bus driver was arrested on a charge of assault after kicking a passenger in the private parts because he refused to pay his fare, police in Nigeria said.

Now, 19-year-old Taheed Adekunle of Lagos, is facing several years in prison after pleading guilty to assault in connection with the attack against Samuel Amosun.

According to the police investigation, the incident unfolded around 5:50 p.m. on Saturday. The victim boarded the bus at the Ajah Motor Park.

After the victim sat down in a seat without paying the fare, the driver asked for payment.

After the victim told the driver that the fare is too expensive, a fight broke out and Adekunle kicked the private parts of Amosun.

Amosun was taken to a hospital, where he is being treated for a swollen scrotum.