ENUGU, Nigeria (VOICE OF NAIJA)- The Police Service Commission (PSC) has approved the posting of 12 Commissioners of Police. The Commissioners are charged to be totally loyal to the nation.
The PSC spokesman, Ikechukwu Ani, in a statement on Tuesday listed the new CPs as Haruna Gabriel Garba (Kano), Tajudeen Abass (FCT), Oladimeji Yomi Olarewaju (Delta), Taiwo Jesubiyi (Ondo) and Julius Okoro (Ogun).
Others are – Romokere Ibiani, Bayelsa State Command; Mohammed Bunu, Yobe State Command; Garba Musa Yusuf, Kaduna State Command; Garba Ahmed, Zamfara State Command; Hayatu Kaigama Ali, Sokoto State Command and Aliyu Musa, Katsina State Command.
On his part, the Chairman of the Commission, Dr. Solomon Arase, a retired Inspector General of Police, called for greater dedication to national duty from the new CPs.
He said the new posting comes with a lot of commitment and innovativeness and demand of them total loyalty to the Nigerian nation.
Arase argued that at this national transition period, the new State Command Commissioners must brace up for challenges in the course of their duties.
The PSC Chairman noted that they should quickly settle down to duty and tackle the security challenges in their respective states of posting.
He said the Commission will monitor their stewardship in their various State Commands to ensure that they do not derail from established rules and regulations.
He wished them well and promised the Commission’s support at all times.