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Police Commission promotes 2 AIGs, Force PRO, others


Photo: IGP Solomon Arase (Rtd), Chairman, Police Service Commission (PSC).

Police Commission promotes 2 AIGs, Force PRO, others

The Police Service Commission (PSC) on Thursday announced the promotion of two officers from the rank of Assistant Inspectors General of Police (AIGs) to the rank of Deputy Inspectors General of Police (DIGs).

A statement issued on Thursday in Abuja by PSC’s Head, Press and Public Relations, Ikechukwu Ani, said that a former Commissioner of Police, Ebonyi Command, Olalaye Falaye, was promoted to the rank of Assistant Inspector General of Police after the Commission had approved the adjustment of his position in the seniority list.

Ani also announced the promotion of the Force Public Relations Officer, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi to the next rank of Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP).

According to him, the PSC approved the promotion of Inspector Mohammed Aminu, who was assaulted by Afrobeats singer Seun Kuti, to the rank of ASP 1.

He said that in spite of the unwarranted provocation, intimidation and serious assault, Aminu exhibited a high level of professionalism, restraint and chose to follow the due process of law to seek redress.

Ani disclosed that the PSC also confirmed 9,016 unconfirmed Assistant Superintendents of Police (ASPs).

He said the promotions were confirmed by the commission during its ongoing 21st Plenary Meeting at its Corporate Headquarters in Jabi, Abuja according to

He further said the PSC also approved the promotion of 14,052 Inspectors to Assistant Superintendents of Police (Unconfirmed).

According to the statement, one Inspector Habila Bulus was promoted to ASP 11 for his gallantry and commitment to duty.

The plenary session was presided over by the chairman of the PSC, retired IGP Solomon Arase.



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