The clamour for State Police in Nigeria got a surprise boost from the Presidency. It is giving a subtle backing for the call for the creation of State Police.
Nigeria’s Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, at the ongoing National Assembly Summit on National Security maintains that there is no way a centralized police can effectively police the nation. He said state and community policing is the option.
This is coming on the heels of the recommendation of the Governor Nasir El-Rufai led APC panel on restructuring of the Nigerian state.
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