Despite impending Fulani herdsmen attacks, Inspector General withdraws Mopol from Benue

Nigeria Police has ordered the withdrawal of Mobile Policeman, otherwise known as MOPOL currently on special duties in Benue State.

The officers, who were earlier sent to the state to curb the clashes between farmers and herdsmen, have been asked to return to their various duties.

A signal dated July 31 and sent to the COMOPOL headquarters in Makurdi asked all mobile policemen across the state to withdraw with immediate effect.

Daily Post reports that, the letter did not give reason for the withdrawal but ordered those in-charge to ‘treat the signal with utmost importance

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