The Force wishes to categorically state that the Inspector General of Police is not aware and did not order the raid of the residence of the Elder Statesman, Chief Edwin Clark as claimed by the writer of the story,” Moshood said.
Ibrahim Idris, Inspector General of Police, has denied involvement in the raid on Edwin Clark’s house.
Four policemen have also been detained following the incident.
SaharaReporters had reported how the Police conducted a raid on Clark’s home in Abuja.
However, a statement by DCP Jimoh Moshood, Public Relations Officer, Force Headquarters, Abuja,noted that the IGP did not order the raid.
According to the statement, the Police said it would also investigate the incident, promising that the Force would not condone any form of misconduct by its personnel.