The Nigeria Police Force has sacked a female corporal, Olajide Omolola, for getting pregnant out of wedlock.
According to the document obtained by The Punch the unmarried Omolola completed police training on April 24, 2020 and was attached to Iye Ekiti. The document also revealed that her salary was asked to be stoped with immediate effect.
The document read, “Section 127 of the Police Act and Regulation against women police getting pregnant before marriage W/PC (woman corporal) Olajide Omolola passed out of Police Training School on 24/04/2020 attached to yours contravened above provisions.
“She stands dismissed from the Force. Dekit her. Retrieve police documents in her possession with immediate effect. O/C CFO Ekiti only. You are to relay signal to IPPIS Abuja for the stoppage of her salary with immediate effect.
“DECOMPOLS (deputy commissioners of police)/ACPOLS (assistant commissioners of police)/HODs/DPOs Ekiti State only. You are to lecture women police. Treat as very urgent.”