The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu has ordered the immediate posting and redeployment of various Police Commissioners.
YaahooJournalist reports to IGP Adamu redeployed the Police Commissioners in a statement issued by the Police Public Relations Officer, Frank Mba.
The statement listed the 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
IGP Adamu charged 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.
The Inspector-General of Police also directed 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, IGP Adamu urged the residents of the affected states to accord the Commissioners of Police maximum cooperation to ensure they succeed in the realization of their mandate.