IG Mohammed Adamu condemns destruction of Properties in Lagos

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The Inspector-General of Police, Muhammed Adamu, on Tuesday, visited the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, at the State House in Marina.

Adamu lamented the extent of the damage caused by hoodlums who hijacked the #EndSARS protests against police brutality last month.

Briefing reporters, the IGP said he was in the state for an assessment of the police assets vandalized after the protest and to commiserate with residents.

According to the government, six police officers were lynched in Lagos, 36 critically injured, while 46 police stations were torched.

In a statement titled, ‘Sanwo-Olu Receives Police IG Over Coordinated Arson In Lagos’, the governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Gboyega Akosile, said his principal commiserated with the police chief over the mob attack on police personnel and torching of their stations.