New Deputy Inspector General of Police assigned to department heads

Following the recent promotion of senior police officers by the Police Service Commission, Inspector General of Police Mohammed Adamu ordered the appointment and redeployment of five (5) newly promoted Deputy Inspectors General of Police to oversee the Force Departments, whose former leaders retired shortly after completing their careers.

The promoted senior officers, according to a spokesman for the Force, CP Frank Mba, are DIG Usman Alkali Baba, who will now head the Criminal Intelligence Service (FCID); DIG Ibrahim A. Lamorde, Bureau of Intelligence (FIB); DIG David Oyebanji Folawiyo, Department of Information and Communication Technology (ICT); DIG Joseph O. Egbunike, Department of Finance and Administration; and DIG Dan-Mallam Mohammed, FDC – Training and Development Department.

IGP, while congratulating the officers, who are now members of the Force Management Team with this promotion and appointment, urges them to bring their extensive experience and professionalism in their department management to improve ongoing reforms and repositioning of the Force.

All postings and recompositions take effect immediately.