Earlier in the week, the honorable minister of labour for state festus keyamo decorated one of his aides who was recently promoted to the next rank in the Nigeria police force, mr yakubu umar, is a police officer detailed to the minister’s office.
Mr yakubu umar decoration by the minister was witness by the unit commander of the promoted officer, in the minister’s office, information reaching us that, the minster requested for the present of the commander.
Some members of the minister’s security details were present at the decoration ceremony. You can recall recently, some men of the Nigeria police force were promoted to next rank, in line with the police duties and functionalities.
Promotion of officers and men are cardinal point of the police formations, and, when it came’s as at when due, it serves as a multinational factor for the officer.
We engaged a senior police who wish to remain anonymous, he said that ‘’when such gesture is melted out to the officer and men, the issue of bribing and corruption that the force has become known for will gradually be a thing of the past, that when you know your promotion will come at expected, the officer will be cautioned in dealing with the citizenry”