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Peace and Security, My Topmost Priority – DINGYADI, Celebrates Birthday

The Honorable Minister of Police Affairs has expressed delight at the dedication and commitment of staff of the Ministry of Police Affairs led by the Permanent Secretary, Mr. Temitope Fashedemi.  He made this statement on wed. 17th Oct. 2021 during a surprise birthday celebration that was organized for him by the staff of the Ministry.

Dingyadi said that the mandate of the Ministry which is to provide policy framework to actualize security and peace in Nigeria was upmost in his heart and he encouraged staff of the ministry to be more dedicated and hardworking towards achieving the goal.

Speaking earlier, the Permanent Secretary, Temitope Fashedemi said there is need for everyone to be thankful to God as they mark another year in their life and expressed delight at the maturity and fatherly manner at which the Hon. Minister has been piloting the affairs of the ministry. He said further that the rare quality of gentility and understanding exhibited by the Hon. Minister, will not only make the Honorable Minister achieve further progress in the discharge of the mandate given to him  but also encourage staff to emulate such virtue

The Director, Legal Service, Bolarinde Omoluabi in his vote of thanks, thanked the Hon. Minister and pledged the total support and renewed commitment of the staff of MPA towards achieving the mandate given to the ministry.

Odutayo Oluseyi

Head P&PRU (MPA)

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Security is Every Body’s Business – Police Affairs Minister

As the year winds up, appraisal of the security challenges and the government’s frantic effort in curbing the situation cannot be over emphasized. This led to the courtesy call of the Abuja Crime Correspondents Courtesy’s call to the Honorable Minister of Police Affairs, Mohammed Maigari Dingyadi on Wednesday, 30th December, 2020.

Speaking at the event, the Honorable Minister said that Nigeria as a nation has faced serious security challenges and there is need for all and sundry to collaborate make frantic effort in making sure that the peace and unity of our dear country is regained fully.

The Minister said that security is everybody’s business, irrespective of the fact that the chunk of the responsibility lies on the federal government and its security agencies.  He noted that Mr. President has put in much effort financially, technologically and will acquired more equipment in his quest to crush insecurity in the country. He said “This will be more visible in the coming year”

While delivering his vote of thanks, the Director of finance and accounts, Ministry of Police Affairs, Mr. Joshua K. Luka tasked the association on the need give out information objectively to ensure peace and unity.

Speaking earlier, the Chairman of the Abuja Crime Correspondents Association, Hassan Zazzi said there is need for the Ministry of police affairs, being the supervising ministry to Nigeria Police Force to collaborate with them in order to achieve its mandate maximally.

Promising to block gaps of misinformation in security reportage, Zazzi said security reportage and the way forward tops the association’s agenda in their forthcoming annual summit.


Odutayo Oluseyi

Head P&PRU (MPA)

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FG Committed to Quality Education Police Affairs Minister Tells Nances

The Honourable Minister of Police Affairs, Muhammad Dingyadi has assured youths, of Government commitment to quality education and security which will engender a peaceful environment particularly at the Colleges of Education. He made this statement while receiving the Executive members of the National Association of Nigerian Colleges of Education in his office on Monday, 7/10/19.

The Minister commended the zeal to learn and the peace in colleges of Education, due to the able leadership of the President. He said teacher education is significant because teachers produce all class of professions in the country.

While promising to honour their invitation on the forth coming seminar, he assured them he is still part of the Association even though he is called to serve as a Minister of the Federal Republic.

Speaking earlier, Comrade Mammud Abubakar, President of the Association along with his team congratulated the Honourable Minister of Police Affairs on his appointment.  He said the Association is happy that the Hon. Minister is at a vantage position in government to help students of Colleges of Education particularly in the area of security since he was once their Board Chairman.

While corroborating the fact that the Nigeria Colleges of Education is the most progressive of all institutions in the country, he informed the Minister that there are 157 Colleges of Education nationwide mainly in rural areas which require security going by the current security challenges in the country.

He concluded by wishing the inviting the Hon. Minister to speak at a seminar later in the year


Odutayo Oluseyi

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