IGP Egbetokun Appoints First Female Force Secretary, AIG Yetunde Longe


The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Kayode Adeolu Egbetokun, has appointed Assistant Inspector General of Police, AIG Yetunde Longe, as the first female Force Secretary.

Force Public Relations Officer, Assistant Commissioner of Police, ACP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, made this known in a statement.

AIG Longe according to the statement brings a wealth of experience and expertise to her new role.

IGP Egbetokun reiterated that gender sensitivity in police appointments and operations remains a non-negotiable principle, as his administration is poised to promote gender equality and empower female officers to attain leadership positions within the Force.

The statement emphasised that the inclusion of women in strategic roles is crucial for the comprehensive development and effectiveness of the Police Force, assuring that the Force will continue to foster an inclusive environment where merit and capability are the primary criteria for advancement, irrespective of gender.

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