ABUJA – Police Service Commission(PSC), has approved the promotion of two Deputy Inspectors General of Police(DIGs), 12 Assistant Inspectors General of Police(AIGs), and 403, others to their next ranks.
The Commission has also approved the Promotion Examinations for Police Officers in line with the Public Service Rules scheduled to begin next year.
The commission gave the approval at its 15th Plenary Meeting presided over by the acting Chairman Justice Clara Bata Ogunbiyi, holding in Abuja.
Among the newly promoted DIGs are AIG Bello A. Sadiq, currently AIG Zone 1, Kano and AIG Dandaura Mustapha, AIG Zone 4, Makurdi, While Sadiq was appointed to fill the vacant position of DIG, Force Intelligence Bureau (FIB), DIG Dandaura whose appointment takes effect from October 20th, 2022 will be replacing, DIG Sadiq who is expected to retire from the service on the said date.
The Commission further approved the promotion of 12 Commissioners of Police to the next rank of Assistant Inspector General of Police.
The new AIGs are: CP Egbetokun Olukayode Adeolu, Admin Medical, Falamo, Lagos; CP Emienbo Tony Tuesday Assayomo, Kwara State Command; CP Christiana Ibiso Cookey, Welfare, Force Headquarters; CP Evelyn Tamunoimi Peterside, Eastern Port and CP Eboka Friday, Rivers State Command.
Others are: CP Adesina Musbau Soyemi, Nasarawa State Command; CP Asafa Adekunle, CMOT, FCT; CP Edward Chuka Egbuka, Kogi State Command; CP Janet Agbede, Abia State Command; CP Oruebo Josiah Daso, Research and Development, FHQ; CP Olokode Taoheed Olawale, Osun State Command; and CP Abutu Yaro, Edo State Command.