Massive redeployment in Nigerian Police ahead of general election
London, Feb. 6, 2019 (AltAfrica)-The Police Service Commission (PSC) has approved the appointment and deployment of 37 Command Commissioners of Police for the 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory ( FCT), Abuja in a massive redeployment of police personnel ahead of the general election
The deployment affects over 50 senior officers including assistant inspector-generals and commissioners of police.
The deployment sees new commissioners of police in states like Lagos, Oyo, Kwara and Anambra.
The announcement was made by the police spokesperson, Frank Mba.
The commissioners are: Buba Sanusi, Katsina State; Mohammed Wakili, Kano State; Rabiu Ladodo, Jigawa; Ahmed Iliyasu, Ogun; Mu’azu Zubairu, Lagos State; Ibrahim Sabo, Niger; Alkassam Sanusi, Taraba; Garba Mukaddas, Adamawa and Omololu Bishi, Benue.
Others are: Olushola David, Bayelsa; Adeleke Yinka, Delta; Austin Agbonlahor, Cross River; Bashir Makama, Akwa Ibom; Awosola Awotunde, Ebonyi; Belel Usman, Rivers; Bello Makwashi, Gombe State and Abdulrahman Ahmed, Kaduna State.
Others officers deplored are: Bala Ciroma, Federal Capital Territory (FCT); Egbetokun Kayode, Kwara; Hakeem Busari, Kogi; Asuquo Amba, Ekiti; Galadanchi Dasuki, Imo; Suleiman Balarabe, Enugu State;, Dandaura Mustapha, Anambra; Etim Ene Okon, Abia and Ibrahim Kaoje, Sokoto state.
Others are: Celestine Okoye, Zamfara; Garba Danjuma, Kebbi;, Abiodun Ige, Osun;, Undie Adie, Ondo State; Olukolu Shina, Oyo State; Ali Janga, Bauchi State; Damian Chukwu, Borno; Sumonu Abdulmalik, Yobe; Bola Longe, Nassarawa State; Isaac Akinmoyede, Plateau and Odumosu Hakeem, Edo.
Ani said that the Chairman of the Commission, Alhaji Musiliu Smith, has charged the CPs to settle down at their commands and to ensure peaceful, free, fair and transparent elections.
He said that the nation could not afford any disruption of the elections as the world was watching Nigeria.
The spokesman said that approval has been conveyed to the acting Inspector General of Police for implementation.
The Full list:
Posting of AIGs
AIG Wilson A. Inalegwu – AIG Zone 9, Umuahia
AIG Abdul Dahiru Danwawo – AIG Maritime
AIG Adeyemi O. Ogunjemilusi, mni – Directing Staff NIPPS
AIG Maurice A. Yusuf – AIG Research and Planning
AIG Ibrahim Lamorde, mni – AIG Force Intelligence Bureau
AIG Murtala Mani, mni – AIG FORCE CID
AIG Tijani Baba – AIG Zone 7, Abuja
AIG Dibal Yakadi, mni – AIG Zone 5, Benin
AIG Haruna Huzi Mshelia, mni – AIG Zone 3, Yola
AIG Mohammed Mustapha – AIG Zone 10, Sokoto
AIG Musa A. Kimo – AIG Zone 6, Calabar
AIG Adeleye Olusola Oyebade, mni – AIG Zone 11, Osogbo
AIG Basen Dapiya Gwana – AIG Zone 12, Bauchi
AIG Karma Hosea Hassan – AIG Staff College, Jos
AIG Folawiyo David, mni – AIG Training & Development
AIG Zana Ibrahim, mni – Commandant POLAC, Kano
AIG Chris Ezike – AIG Zone 4, Makurdi
AIG Moses A. Jitiboh, mni – AIG Investment, FHQ
Posting of Commissioners
CP Mu’azu Zubairu – CP Lagos State Command
CP Ahmed Iliyasu – CP Ogun State Command
CP Mohammed Wakili – CP Kano State Command
CP Austin Iwero Agbonlahor – CP Cross River Command
CP Damian Chukwu – CP Borno Command
CP Sumonu Abdulmalik – CP Yobe Command
CP Asuquo Amba – CP Ekiti Command
CP Abiodun Ige – CP Osun Command
CP Ibrahim Sabo – CP Niger Command
CP Alkasim Sanusi – CP Taraba State
CP Garba M. Mukaddas – CP Adamawa Command
CP Omololu Bishi – CP Benue Command
CP Bola Longe – CP Nasarawa Command
CP Isaac Akinmoyede – CP Plateau Command
CP Aminu I. Saleh – CP Bayelsa Command
CP Adeleke Yinka – CP Delta Command
CP Bashir Makama – CP Akwa-Ibom Command
CP Awosola Awotunde – CP Ebonyi Command
CP Belel Usman – CP Rivers Command
CP Bello Makwashi – CP Gombe Command
CP Abdulrahman Ahmed – CP Kaduna Command
CP Bala Ciroma – CP FCT Command
CP Akeem Busari – CP Kogi Command
CP Galadinchi Dasuki – CP Imo Command
CP Suleiman Balarabe – CP Enugu Command
CP Dandaura Mustafa – CP Anambra Command
CP Etim Ene Okon – CP Abia Command
CP Ibrahim Kaoje – CP Sokoto Command
CP Celestine Okoye – CP Zamfara Command
CP Garba Danjuma – CP Kebbi Command
CP Undie Andie – CP Ondo Command
CP Olukolu Sina – CP Oyo Command
CP Ali Janga – CP Bauchi Command
CP Rabiu Ladodo – CP Jigawa Command
CP Buba Sanusi – CP Katsina Command
Ag. CP Egbetokun Kayode – CP Kwara Command
Ag. CP Odumosu Akeem – CP Edo Command
The Inspector General of Police charged the AIGs and CPs to diligently and professionally discharge their duties according to the Laws, Rules and Regulations of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
The posting and the redeployment of the affected Senior Police Officers took immediate effect (NAN)