As seen on the street of twitter, Niger state task force shaved off the uncomplimentary hairdo of traders and in Kontagora area of the state.
The Twitter user explained that while the exercise was being carried out, the state task force took it upon their selves to shave off the hairdo they deemed unfit off the head of young traders and bike riders.
His tweet reads:
‘Kontagora Human Sanitation Exercise’ Young traders and motorcyclist (okada riders) accused of carrying ”uncomplimentary” hairdo in Kontagora, Niger state had their hair forcefully shaved by some men of the State Task Force. If you will be around the axis.. Your Hairdo?
Many people saw this as a violation of human rights, as one is allowed to have whatever hairdo they want.
While others saw it as a way of the government oppressing the poor: