Ensure you regain the confidence and trust of the public - Osinbajo to new IGP
Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has tasked the new Inspector General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba, to work hard in ensuring that he regains the lost confidence and trust of Nigerians.
Osinbajo issued this directives on Wednesday at the decoration ceremony of the new Acting Inspector General of Police, at the State House in Abuja.
The Vice President noted that under the leadership of the new Acting Inspector General, “the police must now rebuild the broken bridges of trust with the public and regain the confidence of the citizenry.”
He.reiterated the need for community policing as a way of also securing the lives of Nigerians and called for the implementation of community policing policy.
”Reconceptualizing policing as a task carried out in partnership with local communities and by officers who are members of these localities,” he explained