Insecurity: Osinbajo issues directives to new IGP, Usman Alkali Baba
Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has issued new directives to the new Inspector General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba.
The Vice President said the police force must work hard to regain the trust and confidence of the public by stamping out the excesses, abuses and culture of impunity exhibited by some elements within the police.
Osinbajo stated this on Wednesday at the decoration ceremony of the new Acting Inspector General of Police, Usman Akali Baba, at the State House in Abuja.
The Vice President emphasized that under the leadership of the new Acting Inspector General, “the police must now rebuild the broken bridges of trust with the public and regain the confidence of the citizenry.”
Continuing, Prof Osinbajo reiterated the need for community policing as a way of also securing the lives of Nigerians and called for the implementation of community policing policy.
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