COVID-19 response: PSC replaces PTF April 1 for next 8 months – SGF
Following the expiration of the terms of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, President Muhammadu Buhari has dissolved the PTF and set up the Presidential Steering Committee, (PSC).
Police misconduct led to #EndSARS protests, PSC chairman insists
Chairman of the Police Service Commission (PSC), Musiliu Smith, yesterday, blamed the recent #EndSARS protests in the country on misconduct of some police officers.
Police commission promotes 20,356 senior officers
The Police Service Commission (PSC) has approved promotion of no fewer than 20,356 senior officers. Nine commissioners of police were promoted to the next rank of Assistant Inspectors General of Police (AIG) and another nine officers were promoted from the rank of deputy commissioner to commissioner.
Igbo group writes Buhari, seeks review of police promotions
The Conference of Igbo Professionals Worldwide (CIPW) has condemned the recent promotions by the Police Service Commission (PSC), saying the region was again, treated unfairly.
PSC dismisses 4 senior Police Officers for misconduct
The Police Service Commission (PSC) has dismissed four senior Police Officers for misconduct and acts unbecoming of public officers. This is contained in a statement on Sunday by the PSC Head, Press and Public Relations, Mr Ikechukwu Ani in Lagos. Ani said that the PSC took the decisions at the 10th Plenary Meeting presided over…
EndSARS: The big picture
Since 1992 when the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) was established its modus operandi has been basically kill-and-go. This was during the military era where a military ruler arrogantly told Nigerians...
PSC approves promotion of 6,618 senior police officers
The Police Service Commission has approved the promotion of six thousand, six hundred and eighteen, (6,618) senior Police Officers.
PSC promotes 623 police officers as CP talks tough on terrorism
The Police Service Commission (PSC) at the weekend approved the promotion of 623 senior police officers (SPOs. The list consists of 40 DCPs; 98 ACPs; 150 CSPs and 335 SPs.
Confusing state police with community policing
The need to properly and effectively police the nation according to global best practices came to the fore again last week when South-south governors