ZAMFARA STATE POLICE COMMISSIONER PRESENTS CHEQUES OF N5, 136000 TO THE FAMILY OF 5 DECEASED POLICE OFFICERS
The Commissioner of Police Zamfara State Police Command CP Ayuba N. Elkanah psc (+) has today presented cheques to the next of kin of five (5) deceased Police Officers who died while in active service.
The cheques worth five million, one hundred and sixty thousand Naira was part of the welfare scheme of the Inspector General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba psc (+) NPM, FDC to officers and men of the Force.
The Commissioner of Police while presenting the cheques appreciates the Inspector General of Police for the gesture aimed at alleviating the sufferings being faced by families of Police officers who died in service.
The CP described the IGP’s gesture as timely and will serve as a morale booster to Officers and men to redouble their unalloyed commitment in the ongoing fight against criminal elements in the country.
He, therefore, charged the beneficiaries to utilize the money judiciously, noting that, in the last three (3) months alone, the Command had received similar cheques from the Inspector General of Police five (5) times and presented the same to the beneficiaries.
One of the benefiting families, Usman Musa, who spoke on behalf of other benefiting families thanked the Inspector General of Police for the gesture and promised to use the money judiciously.