The Inspector- General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, said on Monday the Force would repeat its impressive handling of the Edo State governorship election during next month’s exercise in Ondo State.
The IGP, according to a statement issued by the Force Public Relations Officer, DCP Frank Mba, stated this when the Convener of the Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room, Clement Nwankwo, led other representatives of civil society organizations in Nigeria on a courtesy visit to the Force Headquarters, Abuja.
The statement read: “Members of the Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room were at the Force Headquarters to congratulate the IGP on the recent reforms and achievements of the Force, especially the new Nigeria Police Act, 2020 which repeals the Police Act Cap. P19, Laws of the Federation, 2004 and secondly, the recent commendable outing in the just concluded Edo Guber Elections.
“They called for sustainability and improvement on the police culture in managing elections as was evident in Edo State.