By Emmanuel Udom
Lagos State Police Commissioner, Hakeem Odumosu, this week decorated senior police officers who were promoted to their various enviable ranks.
The decoration ceremony was held at the State Police Command headquarters at GRA in Ikeja, Lagos.
Our correspondent, who monitored the ceremony, observed that Muyiwa Adejobi, Police Public Relations Officer for the Command and Patricia Amadin, Divisional Police Officer of Anthony Village Police Station were elevated to the rank of Chief Superintendent of Police.
A total of 43 senior police officers were promoted to the rank of Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP) and Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP),
Matilda Ngbaronye, Deputy Police Public Relations Officer for Lagos State Police Command, was among the senior officers decorated as Superintendent of Police (SP).
CP Odumosu in his remarks charged the promoted officers to be more committed to their duties. while displaying a high level of professionalism at work.
His words: “To whom much is given, much is expected, as the command and the Nigeria Police Force expect much from you with your new rank. I urge you to harness all legitimate resources, both human and material, within your reach to improve policing in Lagos and Nigeria at large.”