One Assistant Inspector General of Police and six Commissioners of Police have been promoted to the rank of Deputy Inspectors-General of Police to man the management of the Nigeria Police Force.
The Police Service Commission gave the approval in a statement issued on Monday in Abuja by Ikechukwu Ani, the Head of Press and Public Relations of the commission.
According to The Eagle Online, the officers are AIG Shuaibu Gambo, DIG, Department of Finance and Administration; CP Joshak Habila, DIG, Department of Operation; and CP Maigari Dikko, DIG, Department of Logistics and Supply.
Others are CP H. M. Dagala, DIG, Department of FCIID; CP Emmanuel T. Inyang, DIG, Department of Training and Development; CP Ntom Chukwu, DIG, Department of Research and Planning; CP Folusho Adebanjo, DIG Department of ICT; and CP Abdul Bube, AIG Force Secretary.
It said the commission has conveyed the approval to the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, for implementation.
The statement said the Chairman of the commission, Mike Okiro, said the promotion letters of the officers would be issued in due course.