#EndSars: Police operatives returns to major roads in Anambra State as normalcy returns

End Sars
People carry placards in continuation of ongoing demonstrations to call for the scrapping of the controversial police unit at Ikeja, on October 9, 2020. - Nigeria's top police chief banned a controversial anti-robbery unit and other special agents from mounting roadblocks and carrying out stop-and-search operations over accusations of abuses. Inspector-General of Police Muhammed Adamu said the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) and other tactical squads must stop such operations "with immediate effect". Adamu said the decision followed findings that "a few personnel" in undercover tactical squads have abused their position "to perpetrate all forms of illegality". (Photo by PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP)

After days of deserting the roads following the mayhem and killings that trailed the EndSARS violence, police operatives have returned to major roads in parts of Anambra State.

In Onitsha, the commercial centre of the state, police patrol team and some armed personnel of the Force were sighted within Upper Iweka, Bridge Head, Aba Park, Onitsha-Owerri road and Nkpor junction.

Already, the Command Public Relations Crew led by the Police Public Relations Officer, Haruna Mohammed visited several parts of the state yesterday to monitor level of police visibility and effective crime control preparedness.

Haruna who spoke to reporters in Onitsha after the visit said the exercise is in line with the directives of the Commissioner of Police, John Abang towards restoring public confidence and stemming the tide of crime in the State.