IGP Egbetokun Approves Posting Of Police Public Relations Officers
….. As Zone 2 Lagos, Cooperative, Kwara, Ebonyi, Bayelsa, Sokoto get new PPROs
The Inspector General of Police, IGP Kayode Adeolu Egbetokun has approved the posting of Police Public Relations Officers (PPROs) to various State Commands and Formations to strengthen community engagement and communication.
A statement on Wednesday, 29th November 2023 signed by the Force Public Relations Officer, Force Headquarters, Abuja, ACP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, said that the newly posted officers are tasked with fostering positive relationships between the Nigeria Police Force and the communities they serve.
The newly posted officers and their respective portfolios include SP Ayuba Tunni Umma to PPRO Zone 2, Lagos; SP Hauwa Idris Adamu to PPRO Nigeria Police Cooperative; DSP Ejire Adetoun Adeyemi to PPRO Kwara State; ASP Unah Paul Echefunachi to PPRO Ebonyi; ASP Rufa’i Ahmed to PPRO Sokoto; and ASP Musa Mohammed to PPRO Bayelsa. Similarly, ASP Abuka Pius has been posted as a Staff Officer to the Public Complaint Bureau of the Force Public Relations Department, Force Headquarters, Abuja.
The Inspector General of Police emphasizes the importance of community collaboration in policing, urging the newly posted officers to work closely with the communities they serve.
The IGP charges them to entrench the policing ideals and community-oriented initiatives being implemented by the respective heads of their Commands and Formations.
The Nigeria Police Force extends its congratulations to the newly appointed PPROs and wishes them success in their new roles.