The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has decorated ten 10 newly promoted Senior Police Officers at the Force Headquarters, Abuja.
The decoration ceremony comes on the heels of the recent promotion of 6,601 personnel of the Nigeria Police Force.
In attendance at the ceremony was the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, who congratulated the newly promoted officers and urged them to see the promotion as a call for improved services to the nation.
He said a strategic management approach directed at motivating the workforce in addressing current and emerging internal security threats – have been guided by the principles of seniority, merit and reflective of records of discipline and invaluable experience.
Among the Officers decorated, is DIG Adeleye Olusola Oyebade, who until his promotion to Deputy Inspector General of Police, was a directing staff at the National Institute of Policy and Strategic Studies.