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Insecurity: IGP deploys new CP to Imo, five others affected


Following the killings and and attacks on police stations in the South East, the Acting Inspector General (IGP), Usman Alkali Baba, has ordered the posting of CP Abutu Yaro, fdc to Imo State as the new Commissioner of Police (CP).

In a statement on Tuesday by Force spokesman, CP Frank Mba, the posting of the new CP is in furtherance of efforts by the Police leadership towards strengthening security, tackling violent crimes and enhancing optimal coordination of policing operations within the state.

According to Mba, CP Abutu Yaro, a fellow of the National Defence College and the immediate-past Commissioner of Police, Zamfara State Command, is an operationally-minded Cop.

By this new development, Abutu Yaro takes over from CP Nasiru Mohammed, who has been redeployed to Western Port Authority, Lagos.

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He disclosed that, in the same vein, Zamfara State Police Command now has a new Commissioner of Police. He is CP Hussaini Rabiu.

Other Commissioners of Police affected by the new posting and redeployment are: CP John Amadi, mni who has been posted from Western Port Authority, Lagos to Airport Police Command, Ikeja, Lagos; CP Anderson Bankole who is now in charge of the Police Special Fraud Unit (PSFU), Ikoyi, Lagos; and CP Joe Nwachukwu Enwonwu, posted to the Department of Finance and Administration (DFA), Force Headquarters, Abuja as the Commissioner of Police, DFA.

He said, the IGP, while charging the newly posted officers to bring to bear their professional experience in improving policing and restoring public confidence in their new places of assignment, assured citizens of the determination of the Force under his leadership to upscale its operations, improve public safety and tackle all forms of crimes in the country.

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