The Police Service Commission (PSC) has lauded the conduct of police officers during Saturday’s Anambra gubernatorial election.
This assessment is contained in a statement released by the PSC Head of Press and Public Relations, Ikechukwu Ani.
According to him, a team of 16 members of the Commission -five Commissioners and 11 monitors- were in Anambra state to observe the conduct of the police officers put on electoral duties.
“The team visited six local governments across the three Senatorial zones of the state where it observed a highly improved deployment of policemen during the election. The Policemen on duties were civil, polite and friendly in the performance of their duties.”
26,000 police officers were deployed by the Nigeria Police Force to provide security and to keep the peace during the election exercise.