Union still pushing for insurance

The government needs to come good with the issue of police insurance.

This week the police association revealed that there was an outstanding K7million outstanding payment owed to deployed troops from operations spanning as far back as 2014.

The Association’s Vice President, Leuth Nidung outlined that while the personnel had a duty to perform, the government needs to have this outstanding fee’s settled.

He highlighted that the state needs to consider the lively hood of the personnel.

While he adds that the men will be deployed as trained personnel regardless of if they want to be deployed or not, but on the other side on the other side, the state needs to look after them.

Julianna Waeda