The Inspector-Common of Police, Muhammed Adamu, says the police is not going to condone any act of misconduct and recklessness on the a part of its personnel below his watch.
Two policemen have been arrested for attacking and brutalising a girl on the Odo Ori Market in Iwo, Osun State.
The lads had been arrested after a video of the assault went viral and was condemned by Nigerians and was delivered to the eye of the Inspector-Common of Police, Muhammed Adamu.
In a collection of Tweet on Saturday, the Nigeria Police Power mentioned the IGP condemned the “unwarranted, unnecessary and unjustifiable assault” on an harmless citizen.
Based mostly on the directive of the police chief, the Commissioner of Police answerable for Osun State Command the place the incident occurred had each policemen – recognized as Inspector Ikuesan Taiwo and PC Abass Ibrahim – arrested.
“The duo are currently being detained and their orderly room trial had since commenced,” one of many tweets learn partly.
The Inspector Common of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, NPM, mni condemns this unwarranted, pointless and unjustifiable assault on this harmless citizen (as proven within the connected viral video), on the Odo Ori Market, Iwo Osun State by males of the Power connected to Iwo Division, Osun pic.twitter.com/oNJ3iZdjY9
— Nigeria Police Power (@PoliceNG) April 18, 2020
As soon as once more, the IGP warned that the police is not going to condone any act of misconduct and recklessness on the a part of its personnel below his watch.
He appealed to Nigerians to proceed to cooperate with the police management “as it strives to reposition the NPF into an effective, efficient and people-friendly force”.
A clip of the assault connected to the tweets confirmed two policemen flogging a girl standing beside their van for greater than 20 seconds earlier than some males and a 3rd policeman stepped in to halt the assault.