Oba Of Lagos Does It Again As He Humiliates Buhari In Public [Must See Photos]

The Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu, has said President Muhammadu Buhari is responsible for the rot in the Nigeria Police Force.

Akiolu, a retired Assistant Inspector-General of Police, said between 1983 and 1985, when Buhari was Head of State, he took some decisions which killed the efficiency and effectiveness of the Nigeria Police Force, The Punch reports.

The monarch disclosed this on Friday, August 4, at a seminar in Lagos, tagged: ‘Providing Strategic Solutions to Emergent Security Challenges: The Essentials of Synergy Amongst Security Agencies and Civil Populace.’

He said: “The military killed the efficiency and effectiveness of the Nigeria Police Force. The problem of the police started with Buhari in 1984 when he was Head of State. They said (Sunday) Adewusi wanted to take over the government.

I explained to them that it was not possible at all.” Akiolu called on Buhari to consider repositioning the police so that they can be efficient, now that he is back as a democratic leader. The monarch prayed that the president would recover speedily and return to the country to continue with the anti-corruption fight.

Also speaking, a former IG, Musiliu Smith, said the government needed to pay attention to training of officers.


On his part, the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, who organised the seminar said the collaboration between the police, other sister agencies, and the military was being strengthened to ensure effective operation in the country.

He added that his special teams had been deployed to various highways in the country where kidnappers were unleashing terror on daily basis.

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