They include; Omololu Shamsiden Bishi,
presently at the Nigerian Defence College, Abuja. He was former DCA, Ogun State Command, former DC, CID, Iyaganku, Ibadan and Area Commander, Mushin, Lagos State; Isaac Olutayo Akimoyede, also at the Defence College and former DC, Benue State; Aminu Pai Saleh; Makama Hamisu Usman; Mobolaji Olaniyi Fafowora; Igbodo David; Dajuma Mohammed Ibahim; Okon Etim Ene; Abang B. John; Aminu Koji Kwambe; Felix Gochuk Gani; Ibrahim Sabo Umar; Joseph Gobum Mukan; Wakil Mohammed and Abdullahi Yerima Ibrahim.
Acting Deputy Commissioner for Police, Habu Sani Ahmadu’s appointment was con rmed while 54 Assistant Commissioners for Police were promoted to the rank of Deputy Commissioners.
The new Deputy Commissioners include Fausat Oduwole Azeez; Presley Onitsha Dode; Adepoju Ayinde Ilori, Area Commander Ughelli, Delta State Command; Oladimeji Yomi Olanrewaju, Area Commander, Metro, Abakaliki, Ebonyi State Command, and Ambrose Sunny Onah of the Department of Training and Development, Force Headquarters, Abuja.
The commission also approved the promotion of 164 Chief Superintendents of Police to the rank of Assistant Commissioner for Police and 8 Deputy Superintendents of Police to the rank of Superintendent.
According to the spokesperson of the commission, Ikechukwu Ani, these were some of the high points of the commission’s 24th plenary meeting held in Abuja from the 5th to 7th December, 2017, presided over by its chairman, Sir Mike Okiro, a retired Inspector General of Police.
Okiro congratulated the newly promoted of cers and charged them to continue to discharge their duties with respect to the rule of law and fear of God.
LEADERSHIP Friday learnt that the promotions had been forwarded to the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, for implementation in a letter signed by Mr. Musa Istifanus, permanent secretary and secretary to the commission.