Thecitypulsenews reports that the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Usman Alkali Baba, has issued a very warning ordering Zonal Assistant Inspectors General of Police and Commissioners of Police in the 36 states and FCT, to deal firmly with anybody or group of persons, who may want to take advantage of June 12 celebrations to threaten internal security order.
Alkali Baba stated this on Tuesday, during a meeting with strategic commanders of the Nigerian Police Force in Abuja.
He whoever warned officers to remain civil with law abiding citizens.
Speaking further, he said “I must, however, remind you all of the need to remain civil with law abiding citizens, but firm with any person or group that may wish to take advantage of the event to threaten our internal security order,” the IGP said.
Baba’s directive comes amid speculation there might be protests around the country on June 12.