The Inspector General of Police has approved the dismissal from the service of the Nigeria Police Force, the three police officers that carried out the unwarranted search of elder statesman, Edwin Clark’s Abuja home on Tuesday, September 4th.
A statement released by the force spokesperson, Jomoh Moshood today September 6th, gave the names of the dismissed police officers as Inspr Godwin Musa, Inspr Sada Abubakar, and Inspector Yabo Paul.
The statement said they were involved ” in the unauthorized, illegal and unprofessional misconduct in the search of the residence of Elder Statesman, Chief Edwin Clark in Asokoro, Abuja on 4th September 2018.”
Moshood added that ASP David Dominic who led the operation had been queried and was being investigated for discreditable conduct, negligence of duty and act unbecoming of a police officer.
According to the statement, Ismail Yakubu from Waru Village, Apo District, Abuja, who gave false information that led to the unwarranted raid, has been charged to Upper Area Court Mpape, Abuja for giving false information and telling falsehood that misled Police action.