Olusegun Ariyo

The House committee members on Police Affair has met with the inspector general of police, igp Adamu Mohammed, expressing satisfaction in their managements of EndSARS Protest throughout the country.

The committee led by its chairman Hon. Usman Bello Kumo was at the force headquarters as part of the oversight function of the house of representative to access and proffer advice on the ongoing reforms of the Nigeria police force and efforts at restoring normalcy to areas affected by violence arising from the EndSARS Protest in some part of the country.

A statement made available to urban express News Online Through the Force Public Relation Officer, DCP Frank Mba said the IGP noted that the force has commenced comprehensive internal review and evaluation of circumstances that led to the EndSARS protest and the violence fatalities and damages to critical infrastructure that emanated therefrom, appreciate the committee on efforts made so far by the force, training of the newly formed tactical squad, debriefing and psychological, medical examination for operatives of the defunct special Anti-robbery squad and general improvement of the police-citizen relationship.

The statement put further that the committee expressed satisfaction in the ensuing violence, but call for an all-inclusive approach to ensuring the immediate end of the violence, improving police service delivery, rebuilding trust and public confidence and respect for human right.

The FPPRO said members commiserate with the inspector general of police over the loss of police personnel who died during the crisis and promised to work tirelessly with the force to ensure an enabling environment for optimal performance by the police.

“We call on other stakeholders including parents, guardian, online influencers, youths leaders, traditional leaders, religious leaders to work with the police and government to bring a halt to the carnage on our street and restore law and other”    

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Adamu Mohammed reassured the committee as well as the Nigerian people that the force is more than ever before, committed to police reforms and ensuring a safe and secure environment for all to live and thrive devoid of any violation of their fundamental human rights, the stamen reads!

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