The Nigeria Police force has reacted to the viral video believed to be Doctored to embarrass the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, struggling to read a speech at an event in Kano.
In the footage, IGP Idris, who was in Kano on Monday to commission the Police Technical Intelligence unit in the state, stammered consistently as he struggled to pronounce some words.
The clip stirred up reactions online as some Nigerians described the development as ’embarrassing and a shame to the Nigeria Police Force’.
Reacting, the force on its official Twitter page, 24 hours after the video was released, shared a video of the IGP fluently reading another speech.
They accompanied it with a list of the schools he attended.
“IGP Ibrahim K. Idris, NPM, mni attended; St. Paul Primary Sch. Sokoto,
“Govt Secondary School Farfaru, Sokoto, ABU Zaria (BSc Agric Economics), University of Maiduguri (LLB),
“NIPSS Kuru Jos.
The IGP has also authored the following books: Security and Justice, the Pathway to Peace & Reconciliation in Nigeria,”
Meanwhile, the Senior Special Adviser to the President on Diaspora persons.