President Muhammadu Buhari has sent the 2021 budget proposal of the Nigeria Police Trust Fund to the National Assembly for consideration and approval, in line with Sections 4, 5 and 21 of the Nigeria Police Trust Fund Establishment Act 2019.
The Nigeria Police Trust Fund was established following Presidential assent to the Establishment Bill in 2019, as a special intervention fund for:
- Training and retraining of Police personnel
- Procurement of equipment, operational vehicles and other related facilities
- Construction of Police Stations, barracks and other living facilities for personnel of the Nigeria Police Force and their dependents.
Details to follow…