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Police IG redeploys 17 CPs, DIGs, AIGs for elections

By The Citizen
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The Inspector General of Police, Mr Suleiman Abba, has redeployed six DIGs from the Force Headquarters to take charge of Zonal Commands for the general elections.

This is contained in a statement issued by the Force Spokesman, Mr Emmanuel Ojukwu, on Thursday in Abuja.

The IG also redeployed five Zonal AIGs.
The affected DIGs are: Dan'Azumi Doma, who is the Coordinator for the South-East Zone, Mamman Tsafe, South-South, Hashimu Argungun, South-West and Christopher Katso, North-West.

Others are: Adeola Adeniji, North-Central and Kalafite Adeyemi, Assistant Coordinator, South-West Zone.

In the category of the AIGs are: Hilary Okpara, Coordinator, North-East, Bala Nasarawa, Assistant Coordinator, North-Central and Adisa Bolanta, Assistant Coordinator, North-West.

Others are: Usman Gwary, Federal Operations (FEDOPS), Abuja, and Mark Idakwo, Zone 9, Umuahia.

Also, the I-G redeployed six Commissioners of police.

They are: Hosea Karma, who now takes charge of Rivers Command, Adamu Mohammed, Anambra, Dan Bature, Enugu, Usman Abdullahi, Katsina, Jimoh Ozi-Obeh, Benue and Hyacinth Dagala, Department of Operations (DOPs), FHQ Abuja.

The IG said the redeployment was to further re-position the force for a successful conduct of the general elections

He charged them to exhibit the highest level of personal and professional conduct in the discharge of their duties.