26 Sep 2022, 4:43 AM (GMT)

COVID-19 Global Stats

620,405,933 Total Cases
6,540,798 Death Cases
600,621,637 Recovered Cases
HeadlinesNews

Police Reply Actress Shan George On Dismissed Officers

Advertisements

The Nigeria Police Force, NPF, has responded to popular actress Shan George over the latter’s position on dismissing officers guilty of any misconduct. 

The actress had advised the Police to either demote, suspend or reduce the salaries of officers found guilty of any misconduct rather than outright dismissal.

George said: “So I woke up this morning and am hearing about another policeman that has been dismissed for misconduct or maybe one offense or another. 

“I’m thinking that it’s not a good idea to be dismissing them. You can demote, you can suspend, you can reduce the salary.

“You now have to actually dismiss them and put them back into society as jobless people. 

“A qualified policeman who has been doing a police job for a while and now back on the street as Jobless. What do you think about it? That’s not just right please.”

But reacting, the Police Spokesman, Muyiwa Adejobi said the Force is not a social club, cooperative society, or association but a regimented organisation

He said: “Those dismissed policemen are not fit to be in the NPF. NPF is not a social club, or cooperative society, or association, it’s a regimented organisation, established and guided by the CFRN and other extant laws. 

“It takes someone who has read the law or gone through the Nigeria Police Act 2020 or the Public Service Rules, or the Administration of CJ Act, to criticise the decision of the NPF management team on disciplinary matters, even at times, most of their misdeeds are criminal. 

“So those who criticise the NPF, should study the records of Service and history of the dismissed officers, before further reactions. After all, Newton said “Actions

 and reactions are equal and opposite.”

This month alone, the Police has dismissed about 3 officers for misconduct.

The Nation

Nadula Tax Return Season Sale under $200 wigs, beginner friendly & quick install
Advertisements

Lagos Post Online

Publisher, Lagos Post Online, Lagos Post is an online publication that seeks to provide fair, unbiased, credible, balanced and useful information about Corporate Organisations, Governments and the General Public by breaking news in Business, Politics, Arts, Entertainment, Culture, and Sports in Nigeria, Africa and the World. As a global news portal, we continually stand for responsible journalism and sound media practice. Mobile: +238025837037 Email: lagospostng@gmail.com

Related Articles

Back to top button