IGP Orders Immediate Deployment of CPS to Commands

Thu Apr 27th, 2023 -

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, CFR, on Thursday, ordered the immediate deployment of Commissioners of police to various commands across the nation.

Baba earlier approved the posting of the Commissioners to various State Commands by the Police Service Commission (PSC).

The IGP after his order tasked the Senior Police Officers to proceed immediately to their respective duty posts and take charge of the affairs of their offices and execute the policing agenda of the Force leadership.

Police spokesman, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, in a statement, said the newly posted Commissioners of Police comprise CP’s Mohammed Usaini Gumel – Kano State Command; Haruna Gabriel Garba – FCT Command Abuja; Tajudeen A. Abass – Delta State Command and Oladimeji Yomi Olarewaju – Ogun State Command.

The others are Taiwo Jesubiyi – Ondo State Command; Julius A. Okoro – Benue State Command; Romokere Ibiani – Bayelsa State Command; Mohammed Bunu – Yobe State Command; Garba Musa Yusuf – Kaduna State Command; Garba Ahmed – Zamfara State Command; Hayatu Kaigama Ali – Sokoto State Command and Aliyu Musa – Katsina State Command.

The IGP also charged the Senior Police Officers to entrench professionalism and respect for fundamental rights in all officers and men under their supervision.

Baba told them to always leverage the recent training for Strategic Police Managers held at the Nigeria Institute of Police Studies (NIPS), Jabi, Abuja.

He urged them to adequately engrain community-oriented policing in their various jurisdictions to achieve modern, technology-based and people-oriented policing services on all fronts.




source: Guardian