IGP Presents N9M To Some Families Of Police Officers Killed By Gunmen In Anambra.



IGP Presents N9M To Some Families Of Police Officers Killed By Gunmen In Anambra.


The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Baba Alkali, has presented cheques worth N9,100,000 to 15 families of deceased police officers attached to Anambra command.

Speaking during the presentation ,Anambra State Police Commissioner, CP Echeng Echeng, who performed the function on behalf of IGP said  the officers died during active service .




Echeng presented the cheques to the families the deceased at the state police command’s headquarters, today.

HURRICANE NEWS gathered that the cheques were from the Inspector-General of Police Family Welfare Insurance Scheme, which seeks to boost the moral of officers while carrying out their duties.

In a statement signed by the Police Public Relations Officer DSP Tochukwu said: “The Commissioner of Police, Anambra State Command, CP Echeng Echeng, today 19/7/2022 on behalf of the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Baba Alkali, presented cheques worth N9,100,000 to 15 families of deceased police officers attached to the command.

“The gesture is an initiative aimed at giving succour to the family of police officers who died in active service. Also, the gesture is aimed at spurring officers to greatness while discharging their statutory duties with the assurance that, their welfare is of paramount importance to the administration of the force.”

Ikenga in the release quoted thanking the Inspector-General of Police for his relentless efforts towards ensuring good welfare package for personnel of the Force and urged the beneficiaries to use the money wisely by investing in a profitable venture that will in turn, ameliorate the needs of the dependents left behind.

The CP also assures the IGP that, officers and men of the command will continue to put in their best to ensure peace, security and safety of Anambra State.

It was gathered that the benefiting families were mostly those who’s breadwinners were killed by rampaging gunmen, who had previously seized Anambra State.

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