IGP SET UP PANEL TO PROBE PAYMENT FOR PROMOTION

Ibrahim-Idris

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris has set up a special Investigation Panel to investigate complaints and allegations credited to the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Navy, Senator Isah Hamma Misau. The Senator had alleged that Police Officers pay bribe for special promotion.

The Panel has upon the directive of the IG invited Senator Misau to provide more details that would assist them to conduct a very discreet investigation into his complaints and allegations, and those of other aggrieved Police officers. This is contained in a statement in Abuja Friday by the Force Spokesman, CSP Jimoh Moshood.

The terms of reference of the Panel which has two weeks to submit its findings include: “To investigate other complaints, petitions and grievances from Police Officers within the Force and from other members of the public on allegations of giving money for promotion, either special or otherwise.