Police Invitation Aimed At Defending Rahama Sadau – Police Supply
A senior Police supply on Sunday instructed Day by day Belief that the Nigerian Police Power had no intention of arresting Kannywood actress Rahama Sadau however that the police invitation of the A-list actress was geared toward defending her and stopping a breakdown of regulation and order in Kaduna state.
The senior police officer confirmed that the Inspector Common of Police, Mohammed Adamu had written a letter to the Commissioner of Police in Kaduna, Umaru Muri, directing him to analyze the circumstances that led to an alleged blasphemy throughout a heated debate on the morality of photographs posted by Sadau.
He mentioned Sadau had been traced to Abuja the place she had relocated together with her household for worry that she could also be harmed and a workforce of cops had been deployed to deliver her to Kaduna for questioning.
The supply who mentioned he was not authorised to talk mentioned the police workforce had returned to Kaduna on Saturday with out Sadau.
“There was by no means a directive to arrest her, now we have acquired loads of complaints in opposition to her and should you take a look at the IG’s letter, he solely directed the CP to make sure that the event doesn’t threaten public peace, and so we needed to listen to from her and perceive the character of threats she has been receiving,” he mentioned.
The actress stirred debate on the web on Monday when she posted photos of herself in a flowing robe that uncovered her again, resulting in condemnation from her massive northern fan base.
Different followers had defended Sadau’s proper to put on what she needed and shortly, a heated debate ensued that led to a blasphemous touch upon Prophet Muhammad SAW.
Sadau later appeared in a video the place she apologised for her motion and distanced herself from the blasphemy.
Nonetheless, many followers in addition to Islamic clerics have criticised and threatened the actress saying her motion had resulted within the blasphemy.
Following a letter of grievance written by one Mallam Lawal Mohammed Gusau titled: “Criticism of inflicting and acknowledged derogatory and blasphemous feedback in opposition to Prophet Muhammad SAW by one Rahama Sadau, Kaduna, Kaduna state and request for pressing intervention,” the IG directed the Kaduna state Commissioner of Police, Umar Muri to make sure the event doesn’t threaten public peace.
The letter which was signed by the Principal Employees to the IG, Idowu Owohunwa dated November 3, 2020 acknowledged that: “I’m to convey the directive of the Inspector Common of Police that you just deal with proactively with a view to making sure that the event doesn’t consequence to any act that would threaten public peace and safety. The IG of Police additional directs that you just furnish him with updates, accordingly.”
Nonetheless, the Kaduna state Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Mohammed Jalige couldn’t be reached on the time of submitting this report.