IGP Appoints CSP Olabisi Kolawole Force Gender Adviser

In a bid to consolidate on the gains made by the Nigeria Police Force in stemming the tides of violence against women and girls in the country, the Inspector-General of Police, Suleiman Abba CFR, has re-constituted the Force Gender Unit.

The IGP has thus appointed CSP Olabisi Kolawole as the Force Gender Adviser to head the newly re-constituted unit.

The Force Gender Unit shall among other things: ensure the implementation of a robust capacity building plan for officers in gender related issues; ensure the inclusion of gender training in Nigeria police curriculum at all levels; see to the establishment of Gender Desk Officers in police formations nationwide; and enhance the already existing collaboration with other stakeholders in the area of gender equality.

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