Policemen in Lagos, Ogun to undergo mental tests

Policemen in Lagos, Ogun to undergo mental tests

The Zone 2 Police Command, Onikan, Lagos State, has said that plan for police officers in Lagos and Ogun States carrying firearms to undergo mental tests is in top gear.

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The Assistant Inspector-General of Police, Zone 2, Abdulmajid Ali, disclosed this while receiving police medical team from Abuja in his office.

The medical team consisting of psychiatrists from the police medical department and Melville Healthcare Centre, Abuja, was led by the AIG Medical, Stella Akintade.

Ali said the mental test was to ensure safe firearms handling and control the activities of men of the force in the states.

He said, “Units such as the Police Mobile Force and the Special Anti-Robbery Squads are to attend a workshop which will mark the beginning of the medical exercise.”

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    There is an outpatient psychiatric clinic in abuja when my sister was
    going though depression we contacted them and the doctor was able to
    treat her without us even traveling….the doctor (a US trained
    psychiatrist) was communicating with her via phone and skype…that is
    something they use at their center they call it telepsychiatry so that
    they can help people across Nigeria…their website is http://www.melvillehealthcarecenter.com it was really convinent since she didnt have to leave lagos. i guess its the same clinic that police are using, we have hope that our officers will get the help they deserve then.


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