This Unit is involved in the overall effective management of staff of the Security Department in order to achieve its aims and objectives, or raison d’être. Other duties involve the execution of University policies and such orders that the University authorities may pronounce from time to time. This Unit is the link between the Security Department and the University authorities. It deals with matters of routine nature, welfare of staff, matters of discipline and correspondence with other Departments of the University. It is also the Headquarters of the Department where routine records are maintained.
The intelligence Unit was previously a Sub Unit in Crime Office Unit. Over time, it was split into two Unit when it became crystal clear that Intelligence functions were distinct from those of Crime Unit.
The Intelligence Unit has a sizeable number of Security Personnel. These personnel who are always in mufti are sent out to the various Departments, Faculties and entire Campus for information gathering. When they receive information, they pass such information to the Head of Intelligence Unit who further inform the CSO for necessary action. The personnel in this Unit write intelligence reports to the Vice Chancellor through the CSO intimating the University authorities of vital information as they are received.