2019 Elections: INEC under Special Police Protection
With less than six days to the presidential election, Inspector General of Police Mohammed Adamu has ordered water-tight security in all offices and facilities of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
He mandated all Zonal Assistant Inspectors General of Police (AIGs) to monitor the compliance level of Commands under their jurisdiction with this directive.
The order which is with immediate effect is to ensure that no breach of security of any kind occurs within and around INEC facilities under their watch.
He reiterates the commitment of the Force to providing a level playing field for all political actors while remaining professional and apolitical in the discharge of its responsibilities. (NAN)