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Police high command vows to resist violent protests henceforth

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The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has warned that the Nigeria Police Force will not to allow violent protests in the country anymore.

Speaking during a meeting with Commissioners of Police in Abuja, Adamu said the Force is ready to combat any group attempting to cause a breakdown of law and order.

The IGP also reiterated his commitment to tackling the several security challenges in the country, calling for the cooperation of all Nigerians.

He promised that the Force would arrest prisoners who took advantage of the recent #EndSARS protests to cause mayhem in parts of the country.

On his part, the Minister of Police Affairs, Muhammad Dingyadi, called for the commitment of the police personnel while discharging their duties.

While expressing the confidence of the Federal Government in the capacity of the Force, he asked the IGP to lead his men to continue to maintain peace and security in the country.