The Nigeria Police have said that the salary short payment for some personnel, for April was due to system error.
ACP Jimoh Moshood, the spokesperson for the Nigeria Police Force, in a statement on Friday, said that the force in conjunction with Office of the Accountant-General of the Federation,(OAGF) would resolve the problem.
“All other issues relating to payment of salary to police personnel are being addressed.
“The affected personnel will, according to OAGF, get the salary differential paid on or before Monday, May 7,”he said.
He advised affected officers not to panic, adding that the Force was doing everything possible, in conjunction with OAGF, to ensure that all the identified problems in the payment were permanently resolved. Some police officers had complained they were shit paid for the month of April.