Deji Adebayo, Abuja
The President, Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, has approved the appointment of DIG Usman Alkali Baba as acting Inspector-General of Police (IGP).
This is according to the Minister of Police Affairs, Maigari Dingyadi, the appointment takes immediate effect.
Dingyadi disclosed the new appointment to State House Correspondents on Tuesday at the Presidential villa, Abuja.
Recall that Buhari had on February 4, 2021 extended the tenure of Mohammed Adamu as the Inspector General of Police (IGP) for three months.
Adamu has spent two months and three days out of the extension but Usman Alkali Baba will take over from there.