President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the National Salaries, Income and Wages Commission to finalise new salary structure for members of the Nigeria Police Force.
Buhari gave the order in a live broadcast on Thursday evening.
One of the five-point demands of #EndSARS protesters in the country is better welfare for police men and officers.
President Buhari in his address to Nigerians on Thursday, said, “With regard to the welfare of police personnel, the National Salaries, Income and Wages Commission has been directed to expedite action on the finalisation of the new salary structure of members of the Nigeria Police Force. The emoluments of other paramilitary services are also being reviewed upwards.”