The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, says the police did not ban protests in the country.
He stated that protesters must however notify the police ahead of their demonstration, stressing that they must follow designated routes and destination.
This, he said was necessary to prevent the procession from being hijacked by miscreants.
Idris’ denial followed the criticisms that trailed his statement that the protests by the ‘BringBackOurGirls’ coalition in Abuja constituted a security threat.
The IG in a statement on Saturday, said the Nigeria […]