IGP Sets Up Special Investigation Panel To Investigate Complaints And Petitions On Allegations That Police Officers Pay Bribe For Special Promotion
- Releases Phone Numbers And Email For Concerned Police Officers And Members Of The Public To Submit Their Petitions And Complaints To The Panel
Following the much complaints, petitions on allegations that Police officers pay bribes for Special promotion, the Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris NPM has set up a special investigation panel to investigate the complaints and allegation which he said was credited to Senator Isah Hamma Missau.
In a statement signed by CSP Jimoh O. Moshood, the Force Public Relations Officer, Force Headquarters Abuja, he said; “The Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris NPM, mni has set up special Investigation Panel to investigate complaints and allegations credited to the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Navy, Senator Isah Hamma Misau as reported on Page ‘3’ of Daily Trust of 10th August, 2017 captioned “Police Officers pay bribe for special promotion –Senator” by Ismail Mudashir & Ronald Mutum, and other petitions and complaints emanating from Police Officers on allegations of payment of money for special promotion.
“The Special Investigation Panel has consequently upon the directive of the Inspector General of Police invited Senator Isah Hamma Misau to a meeting to shed more lights and provide more details to the Panel that will assist them to conduct a very discreet investigation into his complaints and allegations, and those of other aggrieved Police officers,” the statement said.
According to the statement he said; “The Panel amongst other responsibilities has the following terms of reference:
To investigate the complaints from Senator Isah Hamma Misau on allegations that Police Officers pay bribe for special promotion.
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.
To determine the substance of the complaints, petitions and grievances from aggrieved Police Officers and members of the public on allegations of giving money for special promotion.
To determine those who were involved
To recommend appropriate judicial action and other punishments as it is appropriate in line with the provisions of Public Service Rules Section 030401 (j) (k) and other statutory enabling laws/Acts.
The Panel is to submit reports to the Inspector General of Police within two (2) weeks.
The IGP said; “To ensure success of the investigation by the Panel, concerned Police Officers and members of the public are to use the following phone numbers, Whatapps numbers and email below to submit their petitions and complaints to the panel.
08054904443, 08035896648 08181895582, [email protected]