The Chairman of the Police Service Commission, Dr. Solomon Arase, a retired Inspector General of Police, has congratulated the Inspector General of Police, Dr. Kayode Egbetokun on the Confirmation of his appointment as the substantive Inspector General of Police on Tuesday, October 31st, 2023, by the Police Council.
Dr. Arase, in a letter of congratulation to the Inspector General of Police which he personally signed, said he is attracted to Dr. Egbetokun’s humility and willingness to listen to advice and concerns on issues affecting the Force.
According to him “this has in no small way aggregated in fostering cordiality between the Commission and the Nigeria Police Force and helped in restoring a harmonious and symbiotic relationship between these two critical institutions of Government “.
Dr. Arase noted that his Confirmation ” is a testament to your unwavering commitment and high sense of responsibility employed in the performance of your duty since your appointment by Mr. President on 19th of June, 2023″.
He said his leadership, integrity and vision for the Force have “earned you the trust and confidence of the Nigerian people in your ability in de-escalating and containing the insecurity challenge in Nigeria”.
The PSC Chairman said the IGP’s leaning on his experience in the Force “which is reinforced with your rich academic credentials, I am confident that you will continue to make significant impacts in the Nigeria Police Force and your tour of duty will be undoubtedly phenomenal and illustrious “.
Dr. Arase while praying for his continuous guidance, wisdom and protection of the Almighty God in his onerous task of ensuring adequate security provisioning to the Nigerian people, ” be assured of my support and regards always”.