IGP Promises to Clamp Down on Vote Buying

today12/20/2022 16

share close

The Nigeria Police Force says it will deploy the X-squad, intelligence officers and investigators during the 2023 general election to ensure that politicians moving with physical cash for vote buying are apprehended and dealt with.

Inspector General of Police, Usman Baba, who was represented by Assistant Inspector General of Police, Bala Ciroma, made this known at a one-day stakeholders summit held in Abuja.

Baba promised to ensure that the use of money to influence next year’s poll will be minimized to the barest minimum, noting that the Police will provide a conducive atmosphere for the conduct of 2023 elections.

The IGP called for all hands to be on deck and all the relevant security agencies to work in synergy to achieve credible polls in 2023.

Written by: Helen Obih

Rate it

Previous post


Federal Government Raises Alarm Over Shortage of Health Workers

The Federal Government has lamented the acute shortage of doctors, nurses and other health professionals in government hospitals in local, state and federal level. Minister of State for Health, Ekumankama Nkama, stated that the ‘japa’ syndrome is adversely affecting services in hospitals. Nkama added that the Federal Ministry of Health and other government agents including the office of the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation is working very […]

today12/20/2022 17

Post comments (0)

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Our customer support team is here to answer your questions.
error: Alert: Content is protected !!