NYSC CORPERS AND N-POWER BENEFICIARIES TO BE USED FOR COMMUNITY POLICING

The National Economic Council says plans are underway to engage N-Power beneficiaries and National Youth Service Corps members in community policing, NAN report. Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State disclosed this while briefing State House correspondents after the NEC meeting presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. He said that Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State presented an update on NEC Ad-hoc Committee on Security and Policing. “The update was presented by the Chairman, Nigeria Governors Forum, Governor Fayemi. “He noted that the…

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FG PLANS TO USE CORPERS FOR COMMUNITY POLICING

FG, govs seek recruitment of corps members, N’Power cadets for community policing The Federal Government and the Nigeria Governors ’ Forum have proposed to recruit National Youth Service Corps members and graduates of the N ’ Power Programme to beef up the manpower needs of the Nigeria Police Force . The corps members and N ’ Power cadets are to make up for the inadequacy of the ongoing recruitment of 10 , 000 additional hands by the police . They will help primarily in boosting community policing . The Chairman…

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