According to reports, on Wednesday Mohammed Adamu, Inspector General of Police ordered the withdrawal of policemen from VIPs amidst the #endsars protests.
In the directive issued to police zonal commands, only those attached to government houses, the senate president and the speaker of the house of representatives are exempted.
“Inspector-general of police directs you to withdraw all protect personnel attached to all VIPs, except those attached to government houses, senate president, speaker, house of representatives with immediate effect,”
“Any commander who violates this order will bear the consequences. Any protect personnel found escorting or guarding any VIP with or without firearm is deemed to be deployed by the commander and the commander will be sanctioned.”