I-G tasks police on professionalism, dedication

The Inspector-General Police (I-G), Mr Usman Baba, has police personnel to be professional and dedicate themselves to the duty policing the country.

Baba gave the charge in Kano while addressing officers and men the Police Command in the state.

He directed the police commands to initiate trainings for their personnel, noting professionalism is to succeed in the job.

The I-G acknowledged policemen were facing some challenges, adding they should not allow the challenges to affect their service delivery.

“There must be challenges, but ’t allow the challenges to bring you down.

“Shortage manpower is a challenge; but let us use what we have. Be committed, ’t be involved in abuse power and be professional. Make sacrifice to improve the service and yourself,’’ he said.

Baba thanked the Kano State Government for its support to the police which he said had enabled them to discharge their constitutional responsibilities in the state.

Earlier, the Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Samaila Shuaibu, highlighted the of the command, saying it required more personnel, operational vehicles and other .

Shuaibu commended the Police Community Relations Committee (PCRC) for its efforts in making the state among the peaceful states in the federation. (NAN)