Abuja - Aggrieved policemen have threatened to embark on a
strike on March 28, the day of the general elections if their demands are not
met, Punch reported.
Police have stated that many of their colleagues retired in
2014 and their benefits have still not been paid out and they fear Inspector
General, Suleiman Abba will not pay them as promised.
Also read: Abba issues warning in the wake of police strike fear
Those wanting to embark on the strike feel nothing is being
done about their grievances and by not being present at the elections, it will
send out a clear message to Abba.
However, Abba has expressed that the 2014 police budget was
going to suffer a shortfall and they will get their benefits as soon as they
receive the money.
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- News 24