Blow whistle against corrupt police officers, IGP urges Nigerians

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[Abuja]–The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has urged Nigerians to extend the whistle blowing concept to the Police arm, by reporting the misconduct of policemen to the appropriate quarters.

He made the call yesterday in Abuja at the inauguration of a partnership between the police and Akin Fadeyi Foundation on anti-corruption initiative.

Represented by the Deputy Inspector General in charge of Operations, Joshak Habila, the police boss said any officer found culpable would be dealt with, noting that public scrutiny would make the personnel to be more accountable.

“Nigerians should blow the whistle on police corruption through the various platforms that we have set up on WhatsApp, Instagram, email and GSM telephone numbers”, he said.

It should be recalled that THE PAGE had reported earlier that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission announced the discovery of massive stash of monies in the 7th Floor of a four – bedroom apartment at Osborne Towers located at 16, Osborne road Ikoyi, Lagos, which was aided by the whistle blowing initiative.

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