The inspector general of Police Force in Nigeria has advised its members to protect themselves with their firearms whenever their lives are in danger.
This was said when he was addressing police members. In his speech, he says despite all the happenings in the country, we will not stop us from performing our constitutional duties. While we are performing our constitutional duties, we must also protect ourself because we also are human beings and also entitle to human rights protection. He said.
Addressing them to read their construction and know when to use their firearms. He said.
Following the address, there has been a lot of reactions among Nigerians on the IGP address.
Below are comments following the address by IGP for police to use their firearms when their lives are in danger.