The Federal Government of Nigeria has approved N4 billion for fueling of police operational vehicles across 36 states of the country and the Federal Capital Territory.
Minister of Police Affairs, Muhammad Maigari Dingyadi who made the announcement while speaking at the National Institute of Police Studies in Abuja on Tuesday August 10, said this is first time such approval will be made in the Nigerian Police Force history.
“The Ministry is deeply grateful to Mr. President and the National Assembly for approving funds for the supply of fuel to the 36 states Police Commands across the country and FCT to increase their efficiency. Over N4billion has been earmarked for this purpose.”
When Dingyadi was asked about the new salary structure promised by President Muhammadu in the recent year, he said “soon” without giving a specific date.