By Bashir Bello, KANO
No fewer than two law enforcement officials in Kano State have been rewarded with the sum of N1 million for rejecting bribe within the state.
The duo of Inspector Garba Rabo connected to the Command’s Department of Operations and Jamilu Buhari connected to Kano State Consumer Protection Council (KCPC) had been rewarded by Nigerians within the diaspora underneath the aegis of Police Community Relations Committee (PCRC) Zone 2 Command Onikan Lagos, Nigeria, France Chapter.
Spokesperson, Kano State Police Command, DSP Abdullahi Haruna mentioned a letter of appreciation signed by the PCRC’s Chairman, Chief Bashorun Omotayo Oluwasegun applauded the qualities exhibited by the officers.
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DSP Haruna quoted Chief Bashorun Oluwasegun saying that “the 2 Police Officers, Garba Rabo and Jamilu Buhari have made everybody to know that Integrity and Discipline are the onerous forex that cash can’t purchase and are attributes one can solely attain by dedication, honesty and structured and centered life.
“These acts by these Police Officers is certainly worthy of emulation by the remainder of the officers particularly the youthful ones who simply stepped their foot into the fee. This reveals that there’s nonetheless higher hope for Nigeria and the Commission regardless of the challenges bedevilling the society they distinguished themselves and confirmed to be heroes and icons within the fee and society.
“We, therefore, pledge to offer the above officers the sum of 1,000,000 nairas to motivate them and to tell them the world that we’re part of Nigerians in the diaspora that support the patriotic security agents in Nigeria and the continued existence of one United Nigeria where justice and respect for the citizens strive above personal and selfish interest,” he quoted the Oluwasegun saying.
DSP Haruna continued when he mentioned, “the Commissioner of Police, Kano State Command, CP Sama’ila Shu’aibu Dikko, handed over the sum of One Million Naira (N1,000,000.00) to the officers.
“The cash was donated by Police Community Relations Committee (PCRC) Zone 2 Command Onikan Lagos, Nigeria, France Chapter, by way of the previous Assistant Inspector General of Police accountable for Zone 2 Lagos, AIG Ahmed Iliyasu (Retd).
“This development came after Kano State Government, through Managing Director Kano Road Traffic Agency, Dr Baffa Babba Dan Agundi donated the sum of One Million Naira to the officers on the 07/05/2021,” DSP Haruna nevertheless said.
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