Buhari Summons IG Police Over Breach Of Presidential Order

Buhari Summons IG Police Over Breach Of Presidential Order

The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has been summoned by the President to answer query as to why he breached a Presidential order to relocate to Benue following reported killings in the state.

Recall, President Buhari had on Jan. 9 directed the Inspector-General to move to Benue with a view to check the reported cases of attacks on innocent citizens in the state.

However, President Buhari who was on official visit to Benue on Monday in continuation of his tour of troubled areas in the country was told by Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue that the Inspector-General refused to obey his directive, alleging that Idris only spent 24 hours in Benue, and later moved to neigbouring Nasarawa state.

But the President said he was shocked The IG of Police didn’t obey his order, which is the reason he is being summoned.

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