The Nigerian Police Force has spelled out the stand of the Inspector General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu as regards the ban of FSARS and others.
The ban also affects other tactical squads including Special Tactical Squads (STS), Intelligence Response Team (IRT). It extends to the Anti-Cultism Squads and other tactical squads operating at the Federal, zonal, and command levels.
The ban would stop them from carrying out routine patrol and other conventional low-risks duties.
The duties include stop and search duties, checkpoints, mountings of roadblocks, traffic checks, etc. The ban commences with immediate effect.
Ten things you need to know on the position of the IGP on FSARS, Others