This Department is responsible for appointment of persons into the Nigeria Police with the exception of the Inspector - General of Police. Other appointemnts include appointment of commissioners of police to state commands, appointment and gazetting of retirement from the Nigeria Police Force as well as such other functions as may be assigned by the Commission in accordance with the laws. The Department is headed by Mrs. Garos Logams, a Deputy Director.
2014 – 06 – 08 PSC CHAIRMAN COMMISERATE WITH THE BAYEROS AND THE AKUNYILIS The Honourable Chairman, Police Service Commission, Sir, Mike Mbama Okiro condoles the families, people of Kano and Anambra States and Nigeria as a whole over the death of Alhaji Ado Bayero, the Emir of Kano and Prof. Dora Akunyili, former Director General, NAFDAC and Information Minister.
Okiro describes the dead of the duo that occurred in quick succession as catastrophic and at a time when Nigeria needed their services and wealth of experience the more. He noted that though they are dead, their foot-prints and legacies which are unquantifiable will continue to live on.
2014 - 02 - 19 PSC PROMOTES 1, 402 POLICE OFFICERS The Police Service Commission today Wednesday, 19th February, 2014 approved the promotion of Mr. Adeola Adeniji Adeleke from the rank of CP to AIG as well as 1, 401 other Police officers to various ranks.
Those elevated from the rank of Deputy Commissioners to Commissioners are: Abdul Bube, Abubakar Marafa, Dan Bature, Karma Hosea Hassan, Augustine O. Evbakhabokun and Esosa A. M Amadasun.
Similarly, the following officers were promoted from ACPs to DCPs:
1. Felix Gochuk Gani
2. Ibrahim Sabo Umar
3. Joseph Gobum Mukan
4. Wakili Mohammed
5. Awunah N. Donald
6. Mohammed Jimoh
2014 - 02 - 06 REDEPLOYMENT OF COMMISSIONERS OF POLICE The Police Service Commission has approved the recommendations of the Inspector General of Police for the redeployment of thirteen (13) Commissioners of Police to various Commands nationwide:
s/n Rank Name Present Posting Posted To
1. CP AMBROSE AISABO, mni PAP LAS CP KWS
2. CP FELIX O. UYANYA, mni COMDT PCO CP EKS
3. CP JOHNSON OGUNSAKI CP SFU CP RVS
4. CP ABDULMAJID ALI CP EOD CP IMS
5. CP BENJAMIN U. ONWUKA D/COMDT STAFFPOL JOS CP KBS