August 22, 2012

Shake-up: IG orders redeployment of 18 CPs

ABUJA— The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Dahiru Abubakar, yesterday ordered the immediate redeployment of 18 Commissioners of Police, CPs, to various commands and formations of the Force.

A statement by Force  Spokesman, CSP Frank Mba, noted that the IG also directed the affected officers to ensure an effective policing of their new areas of jurisdiction in line with the administration’s reform policies.

He advised the newly deployed CPs to act as agents of positive change and guide against acts inimical to the fundamental rights of the citizenry while enjoining citizens of the affected states to give the new command helmsmen maximum support to guarantee their success.

The affected officers and their new commands are CP Femi Adenaike,  Kaduna State; CP Godfrey Okeke, Adamawa State; CP Mohammed Iyanda Gombe State; CP Baba Adisa Bolanta, Imo State ; CP S. L. Gambo, Sokoto State; CP Joseph Mbu,  Oyo State; CP Tonye Ebitibituwa, Kebbi State and CP Abdullahi  Yuguda, Kebbi State.

Others are CP Sunday Ogbonna, CP Admin ‘C’ department, Force HQ ; Mgbakor Ogugua, CP Criminal Central Records, FCID Annex, Lagos, CP Mark Idakwo is the CP in charge Provost at Force HQ, CP Edgar Nanakumor is the CP in charge Inspectorate ‘C’ Department, CP Patrick Dokumor  is CP in charge Special Anti Robbery Squad, SARS, CP Mohammed Ibrahim is CP, Special Protection Unit,

CP Sylvester Umeh is CP in charge Border Patrol, CP Suleiman Lawal is Deputy Commandant Police College, Kano, CP Idris Farouk Umar, CP Anti-Fraud, FCID.