The initiative of the Nigerian Army has started an examination concerning the killing and attack of fighters by officials of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF).
Naija News reports that this was spread the word about in a letter dated November 23, 2021 endorsed by Major General J. A. Ataguba and named, ‘Considering Incidences Of Police Brutality In contrast to Personnel Of Nigerian Army.’
The letter, shipped off all arrangements and units, the Chief of Army Staff requested military officials to “forward totally recorded rate of police fierceness against faculty of the Nigerian Army.”
Nigeria Army letter to military officials
The Army, in the letter acquired by Sahara Reporters, requested that tactical officials assess and present proof encompassing the conditions which has occured over the most recent two years.
The letter read, “The NA is naturally entrusted to give help to common specialists when called upon. This obligation has occasioned leading joint exercises with individuals from the common and paramilitary associations. These joint activities with other security offices especially the Nigerian Police (NP) make events for the police to compare its progressive system with the NA and this has regularly prompted rubbing, particularly at the lower levels.
“This grating has every so often prompted materially hurt and sometimes passing to our soldiers. This is disregarding the way that the casualties have been recognized and set up to serve work force.
“This Dept is accordingly leading an assessment of these events with the end goal of building up the recurrence and prescribe conceivable medicinal measures to stem the tide. Thus, all NA corps, arrangements and foundations are please mentioned to advance all recorded rate of police severity against staff of the NA.
“The report should cover the most recent 2 years. Gets back to arrive at this NLT 8 December 21 and ought to be sent utilizing encased formal.”