The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar, has announced the appointment of new Commissioners of Police and the re-deployment of some older ones.
A total of 33 police officers were either newly promoted or redeployed in an ongoing process to ensure efficiency in the force, the police boss said.
In his speech to the officers, Mr. Abubakar asked them to rededicate themselves to the service. He said the new appointees and the re-deployed commissioners are expected to inject fresh ideas into the system.
Mr. Abubakar also charged them to be proactive and aggressive in crime fighting strategies.
The 33 affected officers are:
1. Sabo Ringim - Kebbi
2. Musa A. Daura - Kano
3. Moses Saba-Ndagi - Ebonyi
4. Johnson A. Ogunsakin- Kwara
5. T. E. Ibitibituwa - Enugu
6. Hilary Opara- Kogi
7. Jubril O. Adeniji- Taraba
8. Mohammed A. Indabawa- Oyo
9. Mohammed Katsina - Imo
10. Usman Tili Abubakar - Abia
11. Olufemi D. Ogunbayode- FCT
12. Dorathy A. Gimba- Osun
13. Foluso a. Adebanjo- Edo
14. Mbu Joseph Mbu - Rivers
15. A. K. Shodipo - Cross River
16. Patrick Dey Dokumor - Ondo
17. James O. Caulcrick, Fsi - Police Detective College, Enugu
18. Steven Audu - Admin 'F' Dept. FHQ.
19. Wilfred Obute - Comdt. Police College, Kaduna
20. Felix Uyanna - Comdt. Police College, Oji
21. A. J Abakasanga - Info-Tech/Admin
22. Ambrose Aisabor- Admin 'A' Dept. FHQ.
23. Chinweke Asadu, Fsi - CP Legal
24. Adebayo Ajileye - CP Airport
25. Adams Audu - CP CTU
26. John Opadokun - CP PMF
27. Sherifat Dusu Olajoku - CP Port Authority
28. Salihu Garba - CP Provost
29. Mohammed J. Gana, FDC - CP SARS
30. Benjamin U. Onwuka - Dep. Comdt. PSC, Jos
31. Markus k. Danladi - Admin 'E' Dept. FHQ.
32. Ahmed Ibrahim - CP Training FHQ.
33. Isaac Eke - Admin 'B' Dept. FHQ.