The Inspector General of Police, IGP Kayode Egbetokun has bid farewell to a former Force Public Relations Officer, CP Frank Odita who has been laid to rest.
IGP Egbetokun conveyed the condolences of the entire Nigeria Police Force over the death of CP Odita, who served as Force Spokesman between 1990 and 1992.
According to the police boss, CP Odita had made an indelible mark in the hearts of all who knew him, and in the annals of the NPF.
IGP Egbetokun’s condolence was contained in a statement issued by the Force Spokesman, ACP Olumuyiwa Adejobi.
The statement reads, “CP Frank Odita’s commitment and exemplary service during his tenure as the Force PRO earned him the respect and admiration of his peers, the media, and the public. He played a pivotal role in enhancing the image of the Nigeria Police Force and fostering better relations with the media and the community.
“The Inspector General of Police emphasized that his passing is a great loss to the NPF family, and his contributions to the Force will be remembered and cherished. As he is laid to rest today 3rd November 2023 in his hometown Ibusa, Delta State, the IGP extends the heartfelt condolences of the Police to his family and loved ones and prays for the repose of his soul.
“He reiterated that he will be remembered with respect and gratitude, and his legacy will continue to inspire us as we strive for excellence in our duties.”