By Temitope Adedeji, Akure
The Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba, has deployed Oyediran Adesoye Oyeyemi to Ondo State Command as the new Commissioner of Police.
The posting followed the retirement of Mr. Bolaji Amidu Salami, the erstwhile Commissioner of Police in the state, having completed the statutory years of service in the Nigeria Police Force.
Force Public Relations Officer, Frank Mba, in a statement said: “The new Commissioner of Police, CP Oyediran, who was until this deployment, the Commissioner of Police in charge of the Railway Police Command, was appointed into the Nigeria Police Force in 1990.
“He holds a BSc (Hons) in Psychology from the University of Ibadan. He has attended several tactical and leadership courses within and outside Nigeria including Strategic Leadership and Command Course (SLCC), Police Staff College, Jos; Strategic Action on Kidnapping and Hostage Taking (UN Senegal), amongst others.
“He has also served in various operational, investigative, and administrative capacities in Edo, Ogun, Oyo, Ebonyi, and Akwa-Ibom State commands.”