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IGP warns against attacks on police stations, formations

04 August 2015, 21:36

Abuja - The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Solomon Arase, has warned against the spate of attacks and foiled arson attempts at some police stations and formations in the country.

This is contained in a statement issued by CP Emmanuel Ojukwu, the Force Public Relations Officer, in Abuja on Tuesday.

He said that an attack on a police station was a criminal offence, adding that any person involved in such act would face the full wrath of the law.

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Arase warned members of the public on the unsavoury implications of such inappropriate behaviour.

The IGP directed all field commanders to secure their stations and formations and to use every reasonable force permitted by law to protect such facilities.

He advised Nigerians to explore all available channels to air their grieviances.

"Members of the public are advised to explore available and appropriate channels to ventilate their grievances. 



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