The spokesman for the ruling All Progressives Congress has blamed the Peoples Democratic Party for creating the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the police which was scrapped by the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, on Sunday.
The spokesman for the APC, Yekini Nabena, stated this in a collection of tweets on Sunday whereas reacting to a scrap of the police outfit.
“Who created SARS? PDP,” Nabena tweeted.
Nabena, in an additional assertion signed on behalf of the APC, stated the scrapping of SARS confirmed the resolve of the President, President Muhammadu Buhari, to make sure police reforms.
He, subsequently, referred to as on civil society organisations and Nigerians as an entire to work with the IG to make sure that the reforms are holistic.
The APC spokesman wrote, “The APC welcomes the disbandment of the Special Anti Robbery Squad and views the responsive resolution as a serious and concrete step in the direction of. President Muhammadu Buhari affirmed resolve to realize higher policing and obligatory reforms.
“From the current #BlackLivesMatter social movement to other international clamours for assessment of police operations significantly in regard to residents they’re empowered to guard, the necessity for police reforms in Nigeria is pressing and steady.
“With advantage of expertise and public outcry over the operations of the now disbanded SARS, the APC is assured that the brand new policing association promised by the Inspector-General of Police, Adamu Mohammed, will stability the necessity to successfully fight armed robbery, kidnapping and different violent crimes within the nation and guarantee humane, skilled and accountable police operations.
“We call on Nigerians to take advantage of the residents’ and strategic stakeholders’ discussion board which is being shaped to frequently interface with Police management in any respect ranges and advise on police actions as they have an effect on most people.”