A man named Baron El’Sama has posted a video which he made on his friend’s car dashboard on a busy road at Mile 12, Lagos at night.
In this video, a pickpocket is seen moving beside a commercial bus and he snatched a phone from one of the passengers in the bus through the window and fled in a flash.
The passenger was probably too shocked to get down from the bus to recover his phone, besides it was already night and it would be a wasteful adventure to get down from the bus and chase the thief.
This video has served as a moral instruction to people to be vigilant at all times, especially in traffic jams.
Other Nigerians have recounted their ill experiences with thieves on the same road and some other busy Lagos roads which are usually prone to traffic jams.
Here is the Video