The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has warned potential looters saying that the force would no longer take with glove hands the issue of attacks and looting.
The warning was issued by the Force Public Relations Officer, Frank Mba.
“The IGP affirms that the Force will not tolerate a repeat of the horrendous attacks and killings, arson and wanton destruction, and looting of public and private assets witnessed during the recent violent protests in some parts of the country,” the statement partly read.
“He warns that the Force shall deploy the full weight of the law and legitimate force (if necessary) in preventing a reoccurrence.”
He noted tthat 22 policemen were gruesomely murdered and 26 civilians were injured as a result of the #EndSARS protests.
He also lamented that 205 police stations, corporate facilities, and private property were attacked, burnt or vandalized