The Nigeria Police Force has stated that its personnel was not involved in any way whatsoever in the blockade of the National Assembly in the early hours of Tuesday, 7th August, 2018.
In a press release by the Force Public Relations Officer, Ag. DCP Jimoh Moshood, he said that the Force was not informed and has no pre-knowledge of the blockade.
The Police spokesperson implored the Media and the general Public to disregard in entirety insinuations that Police personnel were involved in the blockade as untrue, misleading and a misinformation.
“The Nigeria Police Force will continue to ensure that the rule of law prevails, sustain unflinching respect, support and protection of all constituent authorities and democratic institutions in the Country, while maintaining law and order, protection of lives and property Nationwide, the statement concluded.