• Sun. Jul 14th, 2024

IGP Mourns, Lays To Rest Former Force Spokesman Frank Odita, Commiserates With Family


The Inspector General of Police, IGP Kayode Adeolu Egbetokun, Ph.D., NPM, has extended his heartfelt condolences to the family and colleagues of CP Frank Odita, a retired former Force Public Relations Officer (PRO), who was laid to rest today.

CP Frank Odita served in the prestigious role between 1990 and 1992, leaving an indelible mark on the Nigeria Police Force and its relationship with the public and media.

During his tenure as the Force PRO, CP Odita displayed unwavering commitment and provided exemplary service, earning the respect and admiration of his peers, the media, and the general public. He played a pivotal role in enhancing the image of the Nigeria Police Force and promoting better relations with the media and the community.

IGP Kayode Adeolu Egbetokun expressed deep sorrow at the loss of CP Frank Odita, emphasizing that his passing is a significant loss to the NPF family. CP Odita’s contributions to the Force will be remembered and cherished for years to come. As CP Frank Odita was laid to rest today, the Inspector General of Police extended the condolences of the entire police force to his grieving family and loved ones, while praying for the repose of his soul.

He reiterated that CP Odita’s legacy will continue to inspire all members of the police force as they strive for excellence in their duties.

ACP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, the current Force Public Relations Officer, joined in mourning the loss of a distinguished colleague who had left an enduring impact on the Nigeria Police Force and its public image.

CP Frank Odita’s memory will live on as the Nigeria Police Force honors the legacy of a dedicated and respected officer who served with distinction.

Hyacinth Beluchukwu Nwafor

Hyacinth Beluchukwu Nwafor is a seasoned journalist and the CEO/Founder Belch Digital Communications, publishers of Hybrid News Nigeria.

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