According to NaijaBiography.com, The Nigeria Police Force serves the society by ensuring the protection of human rights and freedom, countering crime, supporting the public law and order, as well as public safety. NPF is the principal law enforcement agency in Nigeria.
Chief Louis Orok Edet was the first indigenous Nigerian to occupy the position. He was briefly the chairman of the Nigerian Football Association in the early 1960s. The agency is currently headed by IGP Adamu Muhammed, (The 20th indigenous Inspector-General of Police).
But what exactly is the Nigerian Police Force (NPF)..??
Well, The NPF is a very large Agency consisting of 36 State commands grouped into 12 zones and 7 administrative departments. viz. Finance and Administration, Operations, Logistics, Force Criminal Investigation Department, Training, Research and Planning, and Information and Communication Technology, Each headed by a Deputy Inspector General of Police.
However, the Police Force of Nigeria started in 1820.
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