Yesterday the Inspector General of the Nigerian Police, Mohammed Adamu announced the dissolution of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The announcement follows days of protest and trending of #EndSARS worldwide.
The IGP made it clear that the men of the now-dissolved SARS will be deployed. He also added that another ‘new’ arrangement will be made to carry out the duties of the dissolved arm.
Nigerian journalist Kemi Olunloyo has suggested a total rebranding of the police. See her tweet below: