The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi, has charged police officers to ensure that the 2019 elections are violence-free.
He said the duty of the police during the election is to make sure the citizens have a conducive environment to vote.
He gave the charge at a workshop organized by a non-governmental organization, Boundless Hands Africa, in partnership with the Lagos State Police to train senior officers.
The training with the theme: “Mitigating Election Violence, 2019 General Elections In Focus,” was held in Ikeja, Lagos.
The commissioner said a lot is expected from the police in conduct of the 2019 elections and encouraged the senior police officers to study the 2015 Electoral Act as amended. Read more