Kano State Commissioner of Police, CP Sama’ila Shu’aibu Dikko, fsi presented four cheques amounting to One Million, Two Hundred and Fifty Thousand Naira (N1,250,000.00) to beneficiaries under the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Family Welfare Insurance Scheme (FWIS).
Kano Command’s spokesperson, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa in a statement on Wednesday said the beneficiaries of the welfare scheme are; two Police Officers for Medical Expenses and two next of Kin of deceased Police Officers.
Presenting the cheques on behalf of the IGP, CP Dikko, fsi charged the beneficiaries to judiciously use the money for the up keep and welfare of the families.
He further stated that, the welfare scheme was meant to ameliorate the suffering or hardship faced by the deceased colleagues’ immediate family before the benefits of such officers were paid.
The beneficiaries overwhelmed with the gesture of the IGP promise to make good use of the money as it came in time of need.