The Police Service Commission said it has approved the deployment of 37 Police Commissioners to State Commands and the Federal Capital Territory.
A statement by the Head Press and Public Relations,Ikechukwu Ani , said the exercise is in line with Section 215 of the 1999 Constitution which empowers the Commission to appoint Officers to States as Commissioners of Police. One of those affected by the deployment is the Force Public Relation Officer, Emmanuel Ojukwu, who has been deployed to Kogi state and Ikechukwu Nwodibo who is now CP Taraba state.
Others are J.Habila to Abia State, Adejo Gabriel Adaji ,Adamawa State, Muritala U. Mani ,Akwa Ibom State, Karma Hosea ,Anambra State, Mohammed K. Mohmmed Bauchi State, P.Okafor, Bayelsa State, Dibai P.Yakadi ,Benue State, J. Opadokun ,Bornu State, Henry Fadairo,Cross River State and Usman Bala Alkali to Delta State.
Also affected are; P. A b d a l l a h , E b o n y i , Chris Ezike, Edo,Etop J. James,Ekit,Mohammed Adamu,Enugu, Wilson Inalegwu, FCT,Austin Iwar ,Gombe,T. Lakanu,IMO,U. Tilli Abubakar,Jigawa, U.U.Shehu ,Kaduna, M. Katsina,Kano, U. Abdullahi ,Katsina,Yakubu O. Jubrin,Kebbi, E. Amadasun, Kwara, F. Owoseni,Lagos,Mohammed Sani Usman, Nasarawa and Abubakar Marafa to Niger state. Also ,Abdulmajid Ali, Ogun,M. Ogbodu,Ondo, K. Shodipo ,Osun,Leye Oyebade, Oyo, Nasiru Oki,Plateau, Hyelasinda Kimo Musa ,Rivers,Salisu F. Abdullahi,Sokoto,Zanna Mohammed Ibrahim,Yobe and Femi Ogunbayode to Zamfara State.
-Faith Aghaeze, Abuja