IGP BANS USE OF THE CURRENT PCRC IDENTITY CARD.
…Also the IGP ordered the redesign and re-issuance of new PCRC ID cards from the Force Headquarters, Abuja, after thorough judicious screening of membership across board.
“The IGP, directs that hence anyone found parading himself with the invalidated PCRC Identity card should be arrested”.
CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, FPRO.
By Charles Edet
The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has banned the use of the current Police Community Relations Committee (PCRC) Identity Card with effect from December 2022.
This is in line with the IGP’s zeal to sanitize and standardize all sectors including the Police Community Relations Committee.
The Police Boss also ordered the redesign and re-issuance of the PCRC Identity cards from the Force Headquarters, Abuja, thorough judicious screening of membership across board.
In a statement released by CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, Force Public Relations Officer, the Inspector-General of Police, directed all eligible members of PCRC nationwide to contact the offices of the various Zonal, Command and Formations PCRC Chairmen as well as the Police Public Relations Officers (PPROs) of their Zones, Commands and Formations respectively to obtain new forms for processing the newly approved ID Card. “The IGP, directs that hence anyone found parading himself with the invalidated PCRC Identity card should be arrested “ the statement concluded.