…as nine states get new CPs
By: Okosun Dennis
Two weeks after been decorated with his new rank badge of a Commissioner of Police, CP Frank Mba has been retained as the Force Public Relations Officer of the Nigerian Police Force.
This has settled the trending rumours that he would be redeployed to Imo State Command or SFU, Ikoyi.
According to a statement by the Deputy Force Public Relations Officer, CSP Aremu Simoru Adeniran in Abuja on Tuesday, the Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A. Adamu, has ordered the posting/redeployment with that of other Commissioners of Police to nine states Commands and other Formations within the force.
Those affected are Kebbi State that now has CP Adeleke Adeyinka Bode as the Commissioner; CP Philip Maku is in charge of the Special Protection Unit, Force Headquarters, Abuja while Sokoto State Command has CP Ali Janga Aji; Armament, FHQ, Abuja, has CP Ohikere S. Idris, while the new Commandant, Police College Ikeja is CP Daniel Sokari-Pedro.
Others are Port Authority Police (PAP), Western, Lagos with CP John O. Amadi, while Oyo State Command has CP Ngozi Onadeko.
Enugu State has Mohammed Ndatsu Aliyu; Border Patrol, FHQ, Abuja is CP Haladu Musa Rosamson.
Also, Cross River State has CP Sikiru Akande; Ebonyi State, CP Aliyu Garba and Airport Command CP Abubakar Umar Bature. However, the Department of Operations, FHQ has CP Yusuf Ahmed while Adamawa State Command is CP Aliyu Adamu Alhaji.
Also with new Commissioner of police is Training and Department with CP Babaita Ishola and Imo State Command has CP Nasiru Mohammed. Police Detective College Enugu has a new Commandant in the person of CP Alexander Nengi Wannang while Delta State Command is now CP Ari Mohammed Ali.
Other formations included Counter Terrorism Unit, FHQ, Abuja with CP Olofu Tony Adejoh; Peacekeeping, FHQ, Abuja, CP Sadiq Idris Abubakar and the Force Public Relations Officer remains as CP Frank Mba.
It was learnt that the postings/redeployments are with immediate effect.