The Commission also approved the promotion of 24 Commissioners of Police to the next rank of Assistant Inspectors General of Police
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Members of the House said this at plenary as they took time to eulogise the former Governor of Lagos State, who recently celebrated his 69th birthday
In a statement signed by his Senior Special Assistant (Media & Publicity), Malam Garba Shehu, on Sunday, President Buhari described Smith as an outstanding officer who had served Nigeria with great zeal.
Smith, a former Inspector-General of Police and ex-head of the Lagos State Security Council, clocks 75 on Saturday (today).
Musiliu Smith, Chairman, PSC, said this at a public hearing by the House of Representatives Committee on Police Affairs on the review of two bills on Thursday in Abuja.
The promotion was one of the decisions of the 11th Plenary Meeting of the Commission held in Abuja on January 25, 2021 and presided over by its Chairman, Musiliu Smith, a retired Inspector General of Police
The decisions were part of the high points of the 9th Plenary Meeting of the Commission, which held in Abuja on September 28 and 29, 2020, and presided over by its Chairman, retired Inspector General of Police, Musiliu Smith
Alhaja Smith died on Friday at the age of 69 and her remains have been buried in accordance with Muslim rites
The news of the death was broken by the Lagos State Government in a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Lagos State Governor, Gboyega Akosile, on Saturday
The promotion was contained in a statement on Monday by the spokesman of the PSC, Ikechukwu Ani
President Muhammadu Buhari has charged members of the Police Service Commission to redouble their efforts in ensuring that the Nigeria Police Force delivers on its responsibilities
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday summoned the meeting of the Police Council at the presidential villa, Abuja.
The event took place on Monday at the Force Headquarters in Abuja
The Police Service Commission has approved the appointment of eight new Deputy Inspectors-General of Police and retirement of seven others.
The Police Service Commission said it received 315,032 applications in the ongoing recruitment of 10,000 constables into the Nigeria Police Force at the close of the portal on January 11.
Buhari’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in a statement on Monday, said the president confirmed the approval in the State House, Abuja.
Smith said this at a four-day Management Retreat of the commission in Enugu on Monday.
The resolution was sequel to a motion by Hon. Frederick Agbedi at the plenary presided over by Speaker Yakubu Dogara, in Abuja.
He said that gathering intelligence and engaging in proper community policing could help the authorities in nipping in the bud, “latent crimes capable of rocking the boat of 2019”.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the force had been accused of alleged human rights violation of detainees in their frailties across the country.