The directive by the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim K. Idris NPM, to extend area of responsibilities of operations absolute sanity on Abuja – Kaduna highway to cover Suleja – Lambata, Minna and Bida Roads is yielding positive results.
Five different vicious and notorious kidnap for ransom gangs were dislodged and busted in their hideouts along Suleja –Lambata-Bida and Minna Roads in Niger State. A total number of 26 suspected kidnappers were arrested in the operation.
They all confessed to the offence and admitted to the various criminal roles they played in the commission of the crime.
Worried by alleged negative image of the Nigeria Police, the force headquarters has taken steps to tackle the wrong perception.
To this end, the force leadership has flagged-off the Police Public Relations School with the former Force Image Maker, Emmanuel Ojukwu as the provost.
Meanwhile, the Police Service Commissioner yesterday approved the promotion of 6, 455 senior police officers, following the recommendation of the Inspector General of Police, Idris Ibrahim.