By Kazeem Ugbodaga
Following the approval of the Federal Government for the enrollment of retired law enforcement officials on the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), the Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Mohammed Adamu, has directed nationwide registration and capturing of all retired law enforcement officials.
This is with impact from seventh September to 23rd September, 2020.
An announcement issued by Frank Mba, Force Public Relations Officer, stated with this growth, all retired law enforcement officials, regardless of their rank on retirement, together with a partner, would have full entry to all NHIS companies and advantages coated by the Police Health Maintenance Organization (Police-HMO) Code-073.
According to the assertion, the train, which shall be in three batches, would happen on the numerous Police Area Commands within the nation.
It stated all retired law enforcement officials are subsequently required to go to any Police Area Command closest to them with the next fundamental necessities: National Identity Number (obligatory), Letter of Retirement and Retiree’s I.D Card.
The nationwide registration/capturing train is scheduled as follows:
Date: Monday, seventh September, 2020 – Wednesday, ninth September, 2020
– North-West States (Jigawa, Kaduna, Kano, Katsina, Kebbi, Sokoto, and Zamfara)
– North-East States (Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno, Gombe, Taraba and Yobe)
– North-Central States “B” (FCT and Nasarawa)
Date: Monday, 14th September, 2020 – Wednesday, 16th September, 2020
– South-West States (Ekiti, Lagos, Ogun, Ondo, Osun, Oyo)
– North-Central States “A” (Benue, Kogi, Kwara, Niger and Plateau)
Date: Monday, 21st September, 2020 – Wednesday, 23rd September, 2020
– South-South States (Cross River, Akwa Ibom, Edo, Delta, Rivers and Bayelsa)
– South-East States (Abia, Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu, Imo)