The Inspector-General of Police, Solomon Arase, has demanded the progress reports on investigations into the abduction of four teenage girls, who were forcefully converted to Islam in Bauchi and Zamfara States.
The IG directed the Bauchi and Zamfara Police commands to furnish his office with the report on the abductions.It was reported the abduction of three girls in Bauchi, namely Progress Jacob, 13; Blessing Gopep, 13; and Linda Christopher, 16.
Lucy Ejeh,20, was also abducted in Zamfara State when she was 15 years old.
The Force Public Relations Officer, Olabisi Kolawole, said the police high command would ensure that.....all the teenagers were rescued in a short time and their abductors punished accordingly.
Meanwhile, the police stated that they have initiated an enquiry to determine the level of culpability of its personnel in the shoddy handling of Ese Oruru’s abduction by Yunusa Dahiru.
The police spokesperson confirmed that some senior officers had been queried, adding that all the officers involved in the initial investigation were under administrative probe.Kolawole said the senior officers and the junior personnel involved in Ese’s abduction probe “are all facing internal administrative inquiry as directed by the IG.”
Drop a comment...thanks!