The Police Service Commission at its 15th Plenary Meeting confirms acting DIG John Ogbonnaya Amadi and approves the appointment of Zanna Bala Senchi as substantive Deputy Inspectors General of Police
A statement by Head media and publicity of the Commission Ani Ikechukwu Ani indicates that eight Commissioners of Police have been promoted to Assistant Inspectors General of Police, 23 Deputy Commissioners to the next rank of Commissioners of Police; 31 Assistant Commissioners to Deputy Commissioners of Police and 63 Chief Superintendents of Police to Assistant Commissioners of Police.
Other decisions taken by the Commission at the Plenary were the promotion of 57 Superintendents of Police earlier skipped when their mates were promoted to the next rank of Chief Superintendents.
The Commission also promoted 1698 Assistant Superintendents of Police to Deputy Superintendents of Police, 6119 Inspectors who attended the recent Departmental Selection Board were promoted to ASP11 while 1965 ASP11 were confirmed ASPs. The Commission also approved the conversion of 19 Engineers from General Duty to Specialists and upgraded to the rank of Deputy Superintendents of Police which is the statutory entry level for Pilots and Aircraft maintenance engineers in line with Aviation scheme of service.
Chairman of the Commission, Musiliu Smith congratulated the promoted Officers and charged them to redouble efforts in the service of their fatherland.
He assured that the Commission will continue to monitor their performance and would not hesitate to discipline any Officer found wanting in the discharge of his/her duties.