Chris Steven, Abuja
President Muhammadu Buhari has said Nigerians can get out of the current hardships facing the nation, if they dedicate themselves to doing their jobs and earning honest living.
He advised public officers to always strive to live above board,especially on responsibilities which may have been entrusted to them.
President Buhari said this while decorating two of the newly promoted officers of the Nigerian Police Force deployed to his office with their new ranks.
The elevated officers are Abdulkarim Dauda and Kayode Sikiru Akande, both promoted from the position of Assistant Commissioner of Police to Deputy Commissioner of Police.
They are to serve as the Chief Personal Security Officer to the President and the Officer in Charge of Presidential Movement respectively.
In a statement by his Media Aide,Garba Shehu,quoted the President as congratulating the officers while urging them to justify their new ranks by increasing their commitment to the service of the nation.
He also commended them for their hard work and achievements which brought about their promotion.
The President stressed that Nigeria needed their dedication and unwavering commitment for it to achieve greatness and assume its rightful position,cautioning them not to abuse their positions.