A Police Corporal, Iroh Orji, who shot two officers of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Owerrinta area of Aba/Port Harcourt expressway penultimate week has been dismissed from the Nigeria Police Force.
Confirming the incident, the Abia State Commissioner of Police, Leye Oyebade said the Command took appropriate action against the policeman, whilst condemning the senseless act in its totality, stating that he has always counseled his men to Police with the fear of God.
CP Oyebade said the action of the Police Corporal is condemnable and unacceptable, adding that the erring Policeman has been “shown the way out”, dismissed from the Force.
The CP said any Policeman that want to use firearm should know when to use it.CP Leye Oyebade advised that if a policeman want to use his firearm, it should be for actions authorized, justified and defendable .
“Police work together with other sister security agencies in the State, we hold meetings and road show together, sharing of information vertically and horizontally, so we don’t any incident that will bring bad blood in between”, Leye concluded.
– Marcel Samuel