- June 12, 2018
- Posted by: Godwin Elijah
- Category: National News
The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has directed relevant police unit at the Force Headquarters to immediately liaise with the Office of the Accountant-General with a view to correcting salary issues, having been angered by not only shortage but also nonpayment of salaries of some police personnel due to their migration to Integrated Payroll Personnel Information System, IPPIS.
Idris particularly directed Assistant Inspectors-General in charge of Account and Budget to immediately collaborate with the AGF and the IPPIS to rectify the persistent salary shortage and non-payment of Salary of some police personnel across the country.
The Force Public Relations Officer, Jimoh Moshood, an Assistant Commissioner of Police, ACP, in a statement to this effect, said the police boss was concerned with the issues of welfare of the entire personnel of the Force as regard delay in payment, a development that compelled him to give the directive.
The statement added that the affected police personnel are enjoined to continue discharging their duties responsibly as the Force is doing everything possible in conjunction with Office of the Accountant-General of the Federation and the IPPIS Unit to ensure that all their problems and other identified issues relating to delayed payment of salary of police personnel across the country are permanently resolved.