The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris, has approved the release of the promotion of Rank and File who are due for promotion to their next ranks. The promotion is part of on-going measures in the Force geared towards boosting the morale of Police personnel towards effective and efficient service delivery.
The promotions, according to a statement by CSP Jimoh O. Moshood, Force Public Relations Officer, are based on merit, seniority, commitment and dedication to duty. The breakdown of the promotions as follows:
Sergeants to the rank of Inspectors 7,628,
Corporals to the rank of Sergeants 20, 667
Police Constables (PC) to the rank of Corporals (CPL) 332.
While congratulating those promoted, the IGP urged them to see the elevation as a challenge to be more dedicated to their duties and carry out their statutory responsibilities in line with the rule of law and principles of democratic policing.