The Police Service Commission says henceforth police officers will not be promoted to the following rank with out the requisite coaching programmes and examinations.
An announcement by the fee’s Head, Press and Public Relations, Mr Ikechukwu Ani, mentioned the fee`s Chairman, Mr Musiliu Smith disclosed this at a gathering with the administration of the Nigeria Police Force on Friday in Abuja.
“From now and henceforth, one of the conditions for promotion must be attendance and passing the senior Command Course for senior officers and other prescribed courses for others,” he mentioned.
Smith mentioned that the pressure before now had promoted officers severally with out attending the requisite coaching programmes hooked up to the ranks.
“Henceforth, result of performance of officers from appropriate training courses must be attached to the recommendation to the commission for promotion,” he mentioned.
Smith, who frowned at irregular postings of officers, mentioned that officers needs to be allowed to remain at a brand new publish for 2 to 3 years.
He expressed displeasure on the lengthy keep of officers posted to the Police Mobile Force and known as that the apply be stopped.
The chairman suggested that each police officer needs to be a licensed driver so that in operations, in case of the sudden incapacitation of the team’s driver, another person would take over
He warned against the indiscriminate conversion of Police specialists to common obligation with out due consideration to their helpful function within the pressure.
“There is official process for conversion and henceforth, this needs to be strictly adopted.
“Officers recruited to work within the workshop, indicators and different skilled departments/models needs to be left and inspired to pursue their careers,” he mentioned.
He urged the Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris to revisit current carried conversions, and return them to their particular departments.
The chairman known as for a harmonised methodology of manufacturing police uniforms that may be the identical from a good supply.
He known as for the development of an ordinary and fashionable barracks which might improve efficient group policing.
On bodily health, he urged the administration to arrest the rising inhabitants of pot bellied police officers.
In his comment, the IGP mentioned that the administration was decide to rework the pressure to a extra people-friendly group.
He mentioned that self-discipline, which was the muse upon which the pressure was constructed, could be sustained.
Idris solicited the assist of the fee to make sure that the very best stage of self-discipline was elicited from officers.
The police boss reminded the chairman of the advice of some AIGs to be promoted to DIGs to exchange the retired ones.
“This will help the force to continue to pilot the affairs of the force at the strategic level and also assist the police in preparing for the Osun governorship election and the 2019 general elections,” he mentioned.
He urged the chairman to help the pressure get help from the Federal Government to allow it surmount a few of its challenges.