Police Service Commission
3 Sep 2018
Chairman of the Police Service Commission (PSC), Musiliu Smith, has inaugurated the commission’s standing committees. Smith, a retired Inspector General of Police (IGP), also inaugurated its Management Retreat Planning Committee. Its spokesman, Ikechukwu Ani said: “The committees are expected to process, advice and guide the commission in taking decisions during its plenary meetings.
8 Aug 2018
About 2,226 policemen yesterday protested against their botched promotions.The policemen, made up of inspectors and other ranks, accused the Police Service Commission (PSC), and the police council of failing to effect their promotions, three years after they had been screened.
3 Aug 2018
The Benue government has urged the Police Service Commission (PSC) to end the occupation of the State House of Assembly by officers of the force. The Attorney General and Commissioner of Justice, Michael Gusa, in a letter to the PSC chairman dated July 31, 2018, stated: “We call on you to intervene and direct the…
16 Jul 2018
The Police Service Commission (PSC) has described the performance of its officers and men assigned to Ekiti State as highly commendable.PSC spokesman, Ikechukwu Ani, said they were not deployed to monitor the election, but to be neutral in their enforcement of law and order in a civil manner.
31 May 2018
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has pointed out that the appointment of governing board of the Police Service Commission falls short of the extant statutory law setting up the body. The body holds that the letter written by President Muhammadu Buhari conveying the appointments on the basis of regional representations and subsequently…
4 May 2018
No fewer than 133,324 applicants into the Nigeria police constable cadre have been shortlisted for final screening into the force. Spokesman of the Police Service Commission (PSC), Ikechukwu Ani, disclosed this yesterday, noting that the commission has deployed its staff to the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) with Chairman of the Commission,…
7 Mar 2018
The Police Service Commission (PSC) has announced the promotion of 414 senior police officers.
11 Feb 2018
The Police Service Commission (PSC), said that more than 150,000 policemen were attached to VIP’s and unauthourised persons in the country. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that President Muhammadu Buhari, in 2015 directed that police personnel attached to unauthorised persons and VIPs in the country be withdrawn and deployed to confront the security challenges…
8 Dec 2017
The Police Service Commission (PSC) yesterday said it has approved the promotion of 250 senior police officers.
6 Nov 2017
Shogunle said that the Police Service Commission ( PSC) had also approved the suspension of an Assistant Superintendent of Police ( ASP), Bayo Obadiah, from service for corrupt practices.
10 Oct 2017
A statement by the Head, Press and Public Relations of the PSC, Ikechukwu Ani, said a Permanent Secretary and Secretary to the commission, Musa Istifanus made the disclosure yesterday in Abuja.