The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Muhammed Adamu, NPM, on Saturday October 24, requested the quick assembly of all police operational resources and assets to stop the wanton viciousness, killings, plundering and demolition of public and private property, and recover the public space from criminal components taking on the appearance of dissidents in certain pieces of the nation.
The IGP provided the request to all Assistant Inspectors General of Police (AIGs), Commissioners of Police (CPs), Heads of Police Operational Units, Squadron and Base Commanders responsible for Zonal/State/FCT Commands, the Police Mobile Force, Counter Terrorism Unit and the Special Protection Unit, today.
Furthermore, CPs/Heads of Police Formations in the different states have likewise been charged to assemble their men and work in a state of harmony with the Command CPs in the regions where they are domiciled, to rule the public space and guarantee harmony and security in the influenced zones.
The IGP, while taking note of that that’s it to all demonstrations of wilderness, disturbance of public harmony and request and wanton viciousness which have come about to aimless plundering of shops, shopping centers and product houses, harm to property and loss of lives in certain pieces of the nation, further guides the Police vital administrators to actually lead and arrange the activity and utilize every authentic mean, to stop further slide into disorder and brigandage.
The IGP urges honest residents not to freeze but instead unite with the police and different individuals from the law requirement network to shield their networks from the criminal components.
He further requires the comprehension and collaboration of the residents guaranteeing that the activity is equipped towards guaranteeing public request and wellbeing and public security in our networks.
The IGP anyway cautions instigators not to test the group will of the country by coming out to create any further breakdown of peace.