The Inspector-General of the Nigerian Police force, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the nationwide registration and capturing of all retired police officers for the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS).
This is in line with the directive of the federal government’s approval for the enrollment of retired police officers on the NHIS.
The Force Public Relations Officer, Frank Mba noted that all retired police officers, irrespective of their rank, along with a spouse, will have full access to all services of the NHIS. He said;
“The retirees will also have access to the benefits covered by the Police Health Maintenance Organization (Police-HMO) Code-073,”
The registration and capturing would be carried out in three batches and its conduction will take place at police area commands nationwide.
The ex-officers were advised to visit the nearest command to them with their National Identity Number, letter of retirement and retiree’s identity cards.