Inspects Guard of Honour, Tasks Team Managers on Professionalism, Diligent Investigation/Prosecution, Detention of Suspects and Rules of Engagement

This is to inform the General Public, Government Ministries/ Departments/Agencies (MDAs), Public and Private Sectors, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Deposit Money Banks (DMBs), the Diplomatic Community, the Media and other Stakeholders that CP. Anyasinti Josephine Nneka has assumed duties as the second female and 27th Commissioner of Police in-charge of Special Fraud Units’ Lagos and Abuja offices.

She took over from Commissioner of Police, Anderson Bankole who retired meritoriously at the age of 60.

CP. Anyasinti Josephine Nneka is an alumna of two prestigious Federal Universities namely; University of Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University), Ile-Ife and University of Nigeria, Nsukka; where she obtained B.A. English (Educ) and M.ED Administration/Supervision respectively.
The new CP enlisted into the Nigeria Police Force with a Master’s Degree on 3rd March, 1990 as a Cadet Assistant Superintendent of Police and was trained at the elite Police Academy Annex Kaduna.

Local Courses attended include Citizenship & Leadership Training Course, Police Mobile Training Course, Advanced Detective Course, Leadership & Empowerment Course for Women, all in Nigeria and United Nations Police Commander Training (UNPCT) Arlanda Sweden.

She obtained United Nations Certifications in Global Terrorism, Peace Keeping & Conflict Resolution and Security for United Nations Peace Keepers.

A skilled and seasoned investigator, CP. Anyasinti possesses vast experience in Law Enforcement and had headed several Investigation Teams at Zone II Police Headquarters Onikan Lagos and Lagos State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID). She was a one-time Commandant, Police Training School, Ibadan, Oyo State, Marketing Manager Police Cooperative, AC Criminal Investigation Department Airport Command, Area Commander Area “G” Ogba Lagos State as well as DC Admin Airport Police Command Ikeja, Lagos. She was the second in command and in charge of Administration at Delta State Police Command, Asaba; before her elevation and re-deployment to the Special Fraud Unit.

The CP is a recipient of the “United Nations Medal in Support of World Peace” (2004) while participating in United Nations Peace Keeping Mission to Kosovo, South-East Europe in 2003 – 2005 and 2007 – 2008.

A result oriented Human Manager, CP. Anyasinti is a strong believer in Team Work, Dedication and Discipline.

After inspecting the Guard mounted in her honour at the Unit, the CP held a brief meeting with the Management Team/Team Managers and charged them on professionalism, diligent Investigation, timely conclusion of Investigation and prosecution of suspects. She also emphasized on “Rights of suspects” detained in the cell while expressing her aversion to needless/over detention of suspects with or without a Court Order.

The CP is happily married with children and her hobbies include Reading, Traveling and Listening to Soul Music.

The Unit wishes to use this medium to solicit for continued support of relevant stakeholders for the new Commissioner of Police to enable her achieve the mandate of reducing the prevalence of fraud/corruption cases, crimes and criminality in Nigeria through successful prosecution of perpetrators.