Police Service Commission
1 Sep 2019
The Police Service Commission (PSC) says the ongoing recruitment process into the Constable cadre of the Nigeria Police Force will be based on merit and transparent.
30 Aug 2019
Nigeria's Police Service Commission (PSC) Friday placed the ongoing process of recruitment of Constables into the Nigeria Police Force on hold. “The Commission wishes to put the on-going exercise on hold in order to finalize the remaining stage of the exercise," Nigeria Police Commission spokesman Ikechukwu Ani said in a statement. "Candidates are to wait…
2 Aug 2019
No fewer than 1,795 police constable candidates will be sitting for a test as part of their academic recruitment screening at the Police Command in Enugu state.
26 May 2019
There are strong indications that the bulk of N2.079t released by the Ministry of Finance as at May 14 for the implementation of projects by Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) may still be lodged at the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
13 Feb 2019
The Police Service Commission (PSC) will send 400 monitors to the 36 states and Abuja to evaluate the conduct of policemen on electoral duties during the general elections, which begins on February 16 with federal elections. The commission’s spokesman, Ikechukwu Ani, noted that the evaluators were expected to leave Abuja today (Wednesday). “The commission’s monitors…
7 Feb 2019
The deployment of police commissioners in the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) may have elicited anger as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the Conference of National Political Parties (CNPP) have picked holes in the choice of Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu’s former Chief Security Officer (CSO), Kayode Egbetokun, as the new chief…
6 Feb 2019
The Police Service Commission (PSC) has approved the appointment and deployment of 37 Command Commissioners of Police for the 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, The commissioners are: Buba Sanusi, Katsina State; Mohammed Wakili, Kano State; Rabiu Ladodo, Jigawa; Ahmed Iliyasu, Ogun; Mu’azu Zubairu, Lagos State; Ibrahim Sabo, Niger;…
22 Jan 2019
Acting Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the immediate decentralisation of operations of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) unit.
12 Dec 2018
The Police Service Commission (PSC) yesterday said it had received 104,289 applications for employment into the Nigeria Police Force as Constables.
25 Sep 2018
Human right activists have asked a Federal Capital Territory High Court, Abuja, to stop the Police Service Commission from planned demotion of some Police officers who were recently promoted.
24 Sep 2018
A businessman, Mr. Peter Alex Nwoseh, has petitioned the chairman of Police Service Commission (PSC), Alhaji Musiliu Smith, Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris and the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, to rescue him from the hands of the Zone 2 Police Command, Onikan, Lagos, over alleged intimidation and extortion. Nwoseh, in a petition against the…
17 Sep 2018
The Police Service Commission (PSC) has said that henceforth, police officers will no longer be promoted to the next rank without the pre-requisite training programmes and examinations.