Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has applauded the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu for banning the routine patrols of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) and other Tactical Squads of the Nigeria Police Force.
Speaking to State House reporters at his residence in Abuja on Sunday, October 4, 2020, the VP described the routine attacks on young people as infuriating.
While condemning the actions of some officers he called bad “eggs of the Force”, Osinbajo asked the police to stick to their mandates.
He also commended Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) for speaking up against injustices meted out by some security operatives on young Nigerians.
from carrying out stop and search duties, checkpoints, mounting of roadblocks, traffic checks, etc with immediate effect.
While calling on every Nigerian to always bring the attention of the government to police officers unprofessional behaviours, Osinbajo said we all have to work together to ensure the police carry out their duty professionally.
The VP said, “I think that we all have to work together to ensure that the police and law enforcement agents, do what their duty is and their duty is to protect us