By Seama Lazarus
Port Harcourt- All is now set for the enforcement of the IGP’s order of barring all tactical units and F-SARS from carrying out minor operations in different cities. The Commissioner of Police in Rivers state, Joseph Makun, has taken the bull by horn. He has set up a five (5) man taskforce to ensure total compliance by the various effected police tactical units
This is the excepts from the police force spokesperson SP Nnamdi Omoni;
RIVERS CP CONSTITUTES A 5 MAN TASKFORCE FOR THE ENFORCEMENT OF THE IGP’s DIRECTIVE ON THE OPERATIONS OF FSARS AND OTHER TACTICAL UNITS.
The Commissioner of Police Rivers State Command, CP Joseph G. Mukan psc (+) has constituted a 5 man Task Team to enforce the clear Directives of the Inspector General of Police to ensure due compliance.
The Task Team was constituted today after a meeting with all the Head of the Tactical Units in the Command with a marching order by the CP to lecture their men or else face the full weight of the law.
2. Members of the Enforcement Team were drawn from across the Command and will be headed by the Assistant Commissioner of Police, Operations.
They are as follows:-
ACP Innocent Umerie — AC Ops (The Head)– 08033825393
CSP Chris Amanyi (CP Monitoring Unit)– 08035437061
SP Daramola Kazeem (O/C Surveillance CP Monitoring Unit)— 08033035204
SP Nnamdi Omoni – Police PRO – 08033396538
Police Control Room — 08032003514, 08098880134
ASP Bernard Okonkor (Human Rights/CRU)–08036678619.
INSPR. Kwagha Nathaniel (SCID)
The Taskforce is Charged with the following Responsibilities.
To immediately commence the enforcement of the IGP’s
Directives on FSARS and other Tactical Units
To embark on Routine Checks and Visits to all the Formations and Departments belonging to SARS, STS, IRT and other Tactical Units and ensure that they are in full compliance.
To arrest and bring to Justice any erring Officer.
To liaise with Area Commanders and other Senior Officers, in the
course of carrying out their duties.
To make their contact lines open and available and be prepared
to respond as quickly as possible, complaints arising from the
unprofessional conduct of personnel of these units.
To report and compile all cases of Disobedience or Default and forward same to the Commissioner of Police for appropriate action.
Once again the CP wishes to assure the residents of the State that the Command under his watch will do all within its power to Police with integrity and human face, while appealing for cooperation and support to realize the total branding and reformation of the FSARS, STS, IRT and other Tactical Units.
SP NNAMDI OMONI
POLICE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER
FOR: COMMISSIONER OF POLICE
RIVERS STATE COMMAND