Inspector Common of Police, Ibrahim Idris has apologised to elder statesman, Edwin Clark over the raid of his home on Tuesday.
The IG despatched a delegation of senior police officers, led by DIG Habila Joshak (DIG DOPs), alongside some commissioners of police to go to the elder statesman and apologize on behalf of the Nigeria Police Pressure and the IGP.
In accordance to an announcement by DCP Jimoh Moshood, Appearing Public Relations Officer, Pressure Headquarters, Abuja, the apology was for “the misconducts of the mentioned Police personnel and the attendant embarrassment the search has induced on the elder statesman and his household”.
See the full assertion beneath…
IGP sends excessive powered delegation of a DIG and different Senior Police Officers to apologize to the Elder statesman
Additional to the earlier Press Assertion from the Nigeria Police Pressure on the directives of the Inspector Common of Police for fast detention and Investigation of the Four(4) Police Personnel (together with a Senior Police Officer) and an informant concerned in the unauthorized, unlawful and unprofessional misconduct in the Search of Chief Edwin Clark’s Residence in Asokoro, Abuja, right now 4th September, 2018.
2. The IGP as acknowledged in the Press Assertion was not conscious and didn’t authorize the search and has due to this fact despatched a delegation of Senior Police Officers, led by DIG HABILA JOSHAK (DIG DOPs) together with some Commissioners of Police who visited the Elder Statesman, Chief Edwin Clark and apologized on behalf of the Nigeria Police Pressure and the IGP for the misconducts of the mentioned Police Personnel and the attendant embarrassment the search has induced on the Elder Statesman and his household. The delegation was acquired by Chief Edwin Clark and the apology was accepted by him.
3. Moreover, the Inspector Common of Police has directed that whereas the Four (4) Police Personnel are in Detention and being investigated and tried inside the Pressure Disciplinary Procedures earlier than acceptable punishments are meted out to them, the IGP has directed the fast parade of the informant(Suspect) on Wednesday fifth September, 2018 in the presence of the press and the public, earlier than his immediate arraignment and prosecution in Court docket.
Ag. DCP JIMOH MOSHOOD
FORCE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER