39 officers elevated in Anambra as CP issues fresh warning
Thirty-nine police officers in Anambra state have been promoted to new ranks by the Nigerian Police Force, Ikengaonline reports.
The officers were elevated from the positions of Deputy Superintendents to Superintendents of Police, respectively.
Speaking during their official decoration at the Awka Police Headquarters, Wednesday, the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, represented by the State Commissioner of Police, CP Echeng Echeng, said the officers were considered after the Police authority found them worthy of elevation.
He commended the officers for attaining the new heights and urged them not to be carried away by the elevation or be found wanting in their new roles
Speaking further, the CP maintained that the IGP had religiously kept to his word of promoting officers who are hardworking and due for promotion as a way of encouraging them to deliver on their duties.
He noted that the officers will receive postings to different designations as may be considered by the force in due time.
Earlier, the Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Tochukwh Ikenga remarked that the command had been beneficiaries of promotions, noting that it was as a result of the gallantly efforts of the officers of the command in the state.
Responding on behalf of the promoted officers, SP Ogwu Emmanuel commended the Police authority for the elevation in rank and assured to use their new positions to serve the force, and the citizens better.