June 25, 2024

Owohunwa Decorates 36 Newly Promoted Officers

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Owohunwa Decorates 36 Newly Promoted Officers

… Presents Millions of Naira To The Families of Deceased Personnel

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Idowu Owohunwa has decorated 36 newly Promoted officers of the command.

The decoration ceremony which took place at the Command’s Headquarters in GRA, Ikeja on Tuesday April 11, 2023.

The Police Commissioner stated, the officers and men of the state command are most diligent and resilient that deal with most complexes set of crimes in the country therefore they deserve to be promoted.

He seized the medium to appealed to the Inspector of General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba to continue to give special consideration in his reward program to officers serving in the state.

According to Owohunwa, the consideration could be done through the sustainace of instrument of promotions and other reward system.

Speaking further, he emphasised that the incentive would make such beneficial officer serving in the state to know he is being appreciated for the great job being done.

Expressing gladness over the promotion, Owohunwa pointed out that the welfare and promotion scheme represents a critical component of the agenda and leadership vision of the Inspector General of Police.

According to him, IGP Usman Alkali has been consistent in ensuring that officers with unblemished records are put forward for promotion as at when due subject to available vacancies.

His words, ” On behalf of the Lagos State Command, I wish to specially convey our appreciation to the IGP. In doing so, like Oliver Twist , to also remind the IGP that in Lagos State Command, we’ re not only composed of the highest numbers of Police officers in this country, we also constitute the crop of the most diligent and most resilient in this country. We deal with the most complexes set of crimes, meaning we face higher level of challenges.

” In appreciating the IGP for what is being done today (Tuesday), we also want to appeal to him to continue to give special consideration in his reward programme to the Nigeria Police Force to Lagos State Command. This can be done through the sustainace of instrument of promotion, it could also be done through other reward systems that will make a Lagos State officer know he is being appreciated for the great job he or she is doing for the nation in Lagos State”.

In the same vein, several million of naira was presented to the families of officers who lost their lives in the course of performing their official duty, the State Commissioner of Police, Idowu Owohunwa stated the money would go a along way in attending to financial need of the deceased families, most especially in the area of childrens’ education.

The cheques were presented to the next of kins to deceased officers in the Command.

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