Don't Be Discouraged, IGP Tells Officers In Ogun
In continuation of his morale-boosting visits to police commands across the country, the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has tasked men of the Nigeria Police Force not to be demoralized by the attacks suffered during the EndSARS protest.
IGP Adamu charged the Police officers not to be discouraged in view of the media campaign against them, saying only criminals criticize the police.
The IGP spoke on Thursday in Abeokuta while addressing officers of the Ogun State Police Command as part of his tours of states affected by the #ENDSARS protest
He assured men of the Ogun Police Command of adequate protection if they follow the right procedure in enforcing law and order.
Adamu urged the Ogun command not to be demoralised nor afraid of carrying out their duties in the event that followed the #ENDSARS protest.
He said the police authorities would defend any personnel that is diligent and adhered to the professional ethics of the force.
On his part, the Commissioner of Police in the state, Edward Awolowo Ajogun said the IGP's visit would reawake the dampen morale of the police officers in the state.
Ajogun explained that about seven divisional headquarters were vandalized in the state with the DCO of Atan -Ota division, DSP Ogbeche losing his life.