Police officers warned against corruption and abuse of rights of Nigerians.


The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris on Wednesday advised personnel of the force against corruption and abuse of rights of Nigerians.

Idris gave the advice at the opening of the training of police officers on the effective implementation of the Administration of Criminal Justice Act (ACJA) in Abuja.

The training was organised by the Nigeria Police Force in conjunction with the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies.

He said that any officer caught engaging in corrupt practices and other unwholesome acts would be punished in accordance with the law.

He enjoined the participants to make good use of the training to improve on their day-to-day operations in their stations and formations.

The inspector-general said that the training was aimed at inculcating in police officers across board, the need to police in accordance with the Act.