Header advertisement
Title

Rwanda: IGP Gasana Warns on Corruption

FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailGoogle+
IGP Gasana challenges officers on professionalism
IGP Gasana challenges officers on professionalism

    By: Claver Ndushabandi

  • Mar 13,2017
  • 428 Viewed

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), http://cdcsmiles.com/wp-content/plugins/contact-form-7/includes/submission.php Emmanuel K. Gasana has called upon officers to exercise high moral grounds and professionalism in the execution of their duties.

The IGP made the call on Sunday while briefing police officers operating in the City of Kigali, http://communityvet.net/wp-includes/theme.php at the RNP General Headquarters in Kacyiru.

The briefing falls in the culture and periodic countrywide tour of Police units by the Rwanda National Police (RNP) leadership, http://dancehallarena.com/wp-includes/class-wp-taxonomy.php mainly to review the performance of the units in the execution of their tasks and further enforce discipline.

It also serves as a platform to identify and respond to any existing challenges and further improve the welfare of the officers and professionalism with an ultimate goal of further improving service delivery.

The Police Chief reminded the servicemen of their duty towards sustainable security and urged them to shun and fight all forms of malpractices such as corruption.

“Malpractices such as corruption, drunkenness, don’t depict qualities of a professional officer and the force in general. These are intolerable acts that have negative effects to the country image,” IGP Gasana said.

The Police Chief underscored the need for speedy conclusive and timely investigation of cases in a professional manner.

He urged them to involve and strengthen their partnership with the public and local entities to effectively make the concept of community policing effective in detecting, fighting and preventing crime.

Elsewhere, the Deputy IGP in charge of Operations, Dan Munyuza also met with police officers attached to the department of Traffic and Road Safety where he emphasised the need to streamline their operations and “stronger approach against corruption.”

He lauded officers, who have exercised integrity and stood by the core values of the force, desisted temptations of bribery and arrest those who attempt to bribe them.

About 50 people majority drivers or aspiring drivers, have been arrested since the beginning of this year for allegedly attempting to bribe officers while over 200 were arrested last year.

He appealed to the officers to remain vigilant in the wake of international crime such as terrorists, who may use the laxity to cause insecurity.

Header advertisement
# , # , #

Don't miss the stories AND LET'S go!!!

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...
 
Related Articles

Besigye: State Behind Wave of Insecurity

Former Forum for Democratic Change presidential candidate, Dr Kizza Besigye expressed fears that the State could be having a hand in the ongoing wave of

Insecurity: Besigye Asks Gen Kayihura to Resign

FDC strongman Dr Kizza Besigye has urged the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Gen Kale Kayihura to resign amid growing insecurity in the country. “If

New Group Threatens to Murder Government Officials

As matters of personal security get more volatile countrywide with the sprouting trend of forewarned murders and house raids, another unknown group has come out

EXCLUSIVE: Kabafunzaki Sought $5,000 Bribe from Korean Investor

Suspended State Minister for Labour, Hon Herbert Kabafunzaki is in the eye of the storm again after another investor accused him of soliciting a $5,000

Fire Guts Dormitory at Mother Majeri School

Raging fire flames have engulfed a boys’ dormitory at Mother Majeri Primaru School in Kirinya, Bweyogerere, leaving a trail of destruction. Property worth millions of

13 Charged over AIGP Kaweesi Murder

At least 13 people have been charged with the murder of AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi. Nakawa Grade 1 Magistrate, Noah Ssajabi on Friday read the

Ibanda: 7 Suspected Murderers Netted

Police in Ibanda has arrested 7 people believed to have been terrorizing the community especially over last Easter season. The Ibanda DPC Denis Ochama identified

Museveni Orders Kayihura to Sack Police ICT Director, Amos Ngabirano

President Museveni has directed IGP Gen Kale Kayihura to fire Police ICT Director Amos Ngabirano following accusations of incompetence and corruption. Museveni gave the instructions

Gen Kayihura Transferring Suspected Rogue Officers

By: Chimp Investigation Team The Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura is sending two of his closest aides abroad, Chimp Corps report. Police’s Special

Mbarara: 3 Arrested For Murder

Police in Mbarara has arrested 3 people on allegations of killing a 28 year old woman in Andrews Cell, Kakiika Division in Mbarara Municipality. Naomi



Header advertisement


Error, no group ID set! Check your syntax!
Latest News


Besigye: State Behind Wave of Insecurity

Former Forum for Democratic Change presidential candidate, Dr Kizza Besigye expr... (Read More)

Museveni, Equatorial Guinea President Move to Strengthen Ties, Curb Terrorism

President Yoweri Museveni and President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guin... (Read More)

Ugandans’ Vaccination Attendance Still Wanting

Minister of state for Heath Hon Sarah Opendi has Wednesday expressed worry that ... (Read More)

MPs’ Car Money Was Deducted from Their Gratuity – Parliament

Members of Parliament sitting on the Parliamentary and Legal Affairs Committee w... (Read More)

Insecurity: Besigye Asks Gen Kayihura to Resign

FDC strongman Dr Kizza Besigye has urged the Inspector General of Police (IGP) G... (Read More)

MPs Want State of Emergency Declared Over Famine

Parliament has Wednesday resolved to advise President Yoweri Museveni to declare... (Read More)

UFL: Debutants YMCA Stun Defending Champions Kampala University

University Football League KU 0-1 YMCA Newcomers Young Men Christian Association... (Read More)

Uganda Continues to Trail Neighbors in Defense Budget

The Uganda’s defense budget has relatively stagnated for years despite sharp i... (Read More)

FULL List: 14 More Police Bosses Transferred in New Shake-up

At least 14 more police officers have been transferred in the new Police Reshuff... (Read More)

Bishop Stuart Students Strike Over Lack of Practical Classes

Agriculture students at Bishop Stuart University in Mbarara on Wednesday went o... (Read More)

Politics

FDC’s Kantinti Kicked out of Parliament

The court of Appeal has upheld the lower court decision that nullified the elect... (Read More)

 

Error, no group ID set! Check your syntax!
Special Reports

Court Attaches NSSF Bank Accounts in Shs 14bn UTL Pension Row

The Court of Appeal has issued a garnishee order attaching two bank accounts of ... (Read More)
Travel

Qatar Airways to Offer Discounted Flights in Latest Global Sales Campaign

Qatar Airways has rolled out a global campaign to offer amazing discounts to tra... (Read More)
Like Us on Facebook
Acquistare Cialis here.
Header advertisement