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Following the directive given by President Muhammadu Buhari, at the last National Security Summit, that 10,000 graduates be recruited into the Nigeria Police, the force has now opened its website for recruitment, reports The Guardian.
According to a statement issued yesterday in Abuja, by the Assistant Director, Press and Public Affair, Ikechukwu Ani, the chairman of the commission Mike Okiro, had directed that “any misconduct during the exercise will be sanctioned, in line with the public service rules
Urging its staff to live above board in the recruitment exercise, the commission pledged to ensure the success of the presidential assignment, in line with its resolution to discharge its duties within the ambit of the law, transparently, and according to laid down rules.”
The commission also warned intending applicants “to desist from indulging or inducing the staff of the commission, as anyone caught will be arrested and prosecuted.”
While explaining that the police in Nigeria at this time, deserves the best brain, Okiro reiterated that there will be no short cut in the exercise, as everything has been put in place to ensure that the integrity of the process will be preserved at all stages of the exercise.
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