Mohammed Adamu, Inspector General of Police, IGP has instructed the Immediate beef-up of security in all the states of the Federation including Abuja, The Federal Capital Territory (FCT), assures citizens that energetic measures have been put in place to make sure that lives and property are safe and secured.

 

This was said in a statement signed by the spokesperson for the Force Headquarters, Frank Mba on Friday, due to the series of violent protests by the Shittes, Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN).

 

The statement reads; “The Inspector General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, NPM, has ordered the immediate beef-up of security in all the states of the Federation including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), aBUJA. This is in the face of series of violent protest and unrest by members of the El-ZakZaky group in the FCT.”

 

The Commissioners of Police (CPs) and Zonal Assistant Inspector-General of Police (AIGs) have also been assigned by the IGP to make sure modified security arrangements are put in place in their Area of Responsibilities (AORs) to check activities of criminals in the country.

 

 

“The IGP has further advised all woould-be protesters to ensure they express their grievances within the ambit of the law so as not to infringe on the constitutional rights of other citizens or cause a breach of public peace.” He added