From Maiharaji Altine Gusau
The Commissioner of Police, Zamfara State Command, CP Ayuba N. Elkana has on Thursday decorated newly promoted Officers serving in the State Police Command.
In a statement, the spokesperson of the command SP Mohammed Shehu said, Nine Deputy Superintendents of Police (DSPs) were decorated with their new rank of Superintendents of Police (SPs).
Similarly, 76 unconfirmed Assistant Superintendents of Police (ASPs II) were decorated with the substantive rank of Assistant Superintendents of Police (ASPs I).
Shehu said, “Officers who were decorated with the rank of Superintendent of Police includes, SP Rayyanu Mamuda, SP Armaya’u Zarumi, SP Jafaru Mohammed, SP Hassan Bala and SP Aliyu Usman”.
Others were, “SP Murtala Aliyu, SP Ma’aruf Kabir Deji, SP Surajo Ibrahim and SP Mustapha Adamu.
Among the officers Confirmed as substantive ASPs acccording to Shehu included ASP Danjuma K. Shuaibu, ASP Auwalu Dahiru, ASP khalid Ibrahim, ASP Hamisu Maikano, ASP Tukur Isah, ASP Abubakar Magaji and others.
The Commissioner of Police congratulated the newly promoted officers and urged them to redouble their commitment and hard work, so that they could justify their new rank.
He reminded them that, higher responsibilities and challenges have now been added to their schedule of duty, and therefore charged them to put in their best in wherever the found themselves.
The CP thanks the Inspector General of Police, IGP Alkali Baba Usman, psc(+), NPM, fdc, and the Police service Commission for the promotion of the officers.
This according to the CP would go a long way in boosting the morale of the officers and enhancing their productivity.
In his vote of thanks on behalf of other promotees, SP Hassan Bala expressed their appreciation to the IGP for considering them worthy of promotion.
He also thanked the Commissioner of Police for the decoration and fatherly advice, promising to work hard and in line with professional ethics and constitutional provisions to justify the confidence reposed in them.
The decoration ceremony was attended by members of the management team, other senior Police officers and representatives of the State Government that include, the Special Adviser to the Governor on Security, Alhaji Mohammed Abubakar Dauran, Director General Maintenance, Government House and Sole Administrator, Tsafe LGA.