In a statement to ngrDesk, the Federal Capital Territory police commenced an investigation into an Instagram post in which Solomon Bushi alleged police extortion. The police image-maker, DSP Josephine Adeh states, “The attention of the FCT Police Command has been drawn to the viral post of an alleged case of extortion by some police officers in Abuja.
She said, “Consequent to the above, the Commissioner of Police, FCT Command, CP Sunday Babaji psc, has ordered the immediate investigation and arrest of personnel involved in the alleged unprofessional conduct. Investigations have therefore commenced and the outcome will be made public upon its conclusion.”
While assuring the people of a diligent investigation, she said the Commissioner of Police urges the good people of the FCT to always contact the Public Complaints Bureau on 0902 222 2352, a line dedicated to receiving and attending to complaints of unprofessional conduct by officers of the command.
The Command also implores residents to report all suspicious movements, emergencies, or distresses through the following lines: 08032003913, 08061581938, 07057337653, and 08028940883.