Thu. Sep 15th, 2022

PSC chairman, Smith resigns amid recruitment controversy

Chairman of the Police Service Commission, PSC, Alhaji Musiliu Smith has resigned from his position.

Police Service Commission spokesperson, Ikechukwu Ani, who confirmed the development said Mr. Smith resigned on health grounds, adding that the commission will issue an official statement regarding the development.

In the interim, the second most Senior Commissioner in the Police Service Commission, Retired Supreme Court Justice, Clara Ogunbiyi, who is representing the Judiciary has assumed duty as Chairman.

The retired Inspector General of Police had been at loggerheads with the Police hierarchy, particularly, the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Alkali Baba, over the 2022 Police Recruitment exercise for ten thousand constables into the Nigerian Police Force.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.