IGP appoints new Police Commissioners for Edo Lagos, Kano, others

The Inspector General of Police(IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the redeployment of the five new police commissioners for Cross Rivers, Lagos, Akwa Ibom, Ogun, Bauchi, Edo and Kano States.

Force public relations officer Frank Mba, who made this known, said “The Inspector General of Police, IGP M.A. Adamu, NPM, mni has ordered the immediate posting/redeployment of the following Commissioners of Police to states as follows:

Cross River State  –  CP Nkereuwem A. Akpan

Akwa Ibom State  –  CP Kenneth Ebrimson

Ogun State –  CP Imohimi D. Edgal

Kano State  –  CP Habu Sani Ahmadu

Edo State  –  CP Lawal Jimeta

Bauchi State  –  CP Philip Sule Maku

Lagos State  –  Ag/CP Odumosu H. Olusegun

“The Inspector General of Police charges the newly posted officers to ensure the consolidation and improvement on the gains of their predecessors in the areas of public safety and crime fighting. He also directs the new Commissioners of Police to work with relevant stakeholders in adopting aggressive, proactive and community based crime prevention strategies to combat crime in their Areas of Responsibility. In addition, the Inspector General of Police enjoins the citizens of the affected states to accord the Commissioners of Police maximum cooperation to ensure they succeed in the realization of their mandate”.

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