The Minister of Police Affairs, Muhammad Dingyadi has mentioned that no Deputy Inspector Normal and Assistant Inspector-Normal of Police was retired after the appointment of the Inspector- Normal of Police, Usman Baba, as a result of extra manpower was wanted within the police to fight insecurity.
He famous that this was the primary within the latest historical past of the police, noting that this has facilitated the provision of extra manpower to prosecute the battle towards insecurity within the nation.
He made this identified in the course of the ornament of 24 AIGs held on the Worldwide Peace Centre Convention room in Abuja, on Monday.
In accordance with an announcement by the ministry of police affairs spokesman, Bolaji Kazeem, titled, ‘Appointment of IG: No DIGs, AIGs retired – Dingyadi,’ the minister said that the federal government intentionally took this place to have many palms within the pressure.
“With this motion, the Police Drive has retained skilled and professionals that might contribute towards sustaining the relative peace within the nation,” he famous.
Dingyadi mentioned that the factors for the appointment of the brand new AIGs had been purely on advantage, skilled conduct, and particular person efficiency and urged the newly appointed officers to redouble their efforts to curb the insecurity in Nigeria.
The assertion learn, “The minister reiterated the current administration’s dedication to the welfare and repositioning of the police pressure noting that Mr. President has directed the Salaries and Wages Fee to return out with new wage construction which he mentioned it’s in progress and urged them to do their finest to justify the boldness repose on them.”
Dingyadi reportedly mentioned, “To whom a lot is given, a lot is anticipated. Officers ought to re-double their effort within the battle towards insecurity which had bedeviled the nation as we speak. Lots is anticipated of you in contributing your quota in the direction of the sustainability of peace and unity within the nation”.
In his goodwill message on behalf of the Armed Forces and paramilitary, the Chief of Military Employees, Lt. Gen. Faruq Yahaya mentioned that safety companies had been anticipated to faucet from the wealth of expertise, dedication, dedication, and unblemished service of the brand new AIGs at any time when they’re deployed to important areas.
“Nobody company can do it alone as we speak, for us to work collectively and synergize and convey every company uniqueness and competency collectively in unison towards each identified and unknown adversaries, none can face up to our collective efforts,” he careworn.
Earlier, the IG mentioned that because the nation confronted with advanced safety challenges, it’s expedient that the Nigeria Police Drive being the lead company in inner safety administration is repositioned to cope with the present dynamics of crime and future safety threats.
He mentioned the method requires a deliberate manpower improvement coverage that might establish, elevate, and place professionally competent officers who will act because the strategic coverage managers that can drive police imaginative and prescient and provides impact to methods which can be directed at responding to present and rising safety threats.