Although there was no official statement confirming the visit of the Inspector General of Police to the United Kingdoms, information reaching LeadingReporters has confirmed that the IG’s, Ibrahim Idris’s visit to the UK was on the invitation of the British Police and not necessarily about seeing the President who is believed to be undergoing treatment in UK hospital.
The source who did not wish his name to be mentioned because he was not authorized to speak on the matter confirmed that the Inspector General of Police travelled to UK on the invitation of British police. The IG was said to have spoken to Apostle Johnson Suleiman, assuring him that his leadership is doing all necessarily to ensure that peace, tolerance and greater understanding exist among Nigerians irrespective of differences in religions.
The IG who is currently in Mainstream London we learnt has been reaching out to his counterparts in the other Security Agencies to ensure that normalcy reigns especially at this point in time when people are apprehensive.
It would be recalled that the IG of Police and other echelons of the Police left Nigeria for UK on suspicion that he visited President Buhari whose health status is raising concern in many quarters in Nigeria.
The source expressed worries over what he called the unwillingness of other security agencies on the need for collaboration and strategic synergy.