Forward of the 2023 common elections, the Nigeria Police Pressure (NPF) in collaboration with Photo voltaic Safety and Seek the advice of Firm Restricted Monday organised a one- day sensitisation workshop for law enforcement officials within the North-east of Nigeria on election safety issues.
The workshop which was organised with the theme: ” 2023 Common Elections – Enhancing Nationwide Safety Capability for a Secured and Credible Electoral Course of in Nigeria for Legislation Enforcement Companies in 6 geo-political zones of the nation,” was meant to acquaint the law enforcement officials with the suitable and satisfactory data on election safety administration.
Talking on the workshop, which was held on the Grand Pinnacle Luxurious Inns, Maiduguri, Monday, the previous IGP, Solomon Arase, mentioned, “this workshop is an initiative of the IGP, Usmsn Alkali. He felt that his officers and males are doing nicely in election safety administration, however the 2023 common elections might be more difficult.
“The workshop is apt and well timed as it can acquaint officers and males with new electoral regulation and the way they relate with different safety companies and different stakeholders in addition to psychological and bodily nicely being of officers and males deployed for election safety administration,” Arase mentioned.
The previous IGP additionally mentioned the workshop was additional aimed at figuring out safety threats, what are the gaps and the way can these gaps be bridged within the build- up course of for the 2023 common elections.
He additionally said that through the opening ceremony of the workshop in Abuja, all the safety stakeholders, which incorporates army, DSS and NSCDC had been in attendance.