BREAKING NEWS: IGP disbands SARS nationwide

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu, has announced the disbandment of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police Force.

Adamu announced this in a live broadcast on Sunday.

The announcement came after days massive nationwide protests against the brutality and extra-judicial killings by SARS operatives nationwide.

All officers and men serving in the Unit will be redeployed to other police commands, formations and Units.

However, the IGP promised that a new policing arrangement or outfit will be set up to address armed robbery and other violent crimes.

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