Alkali Baba, the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), has replaced the commissioners of police for Ogun, and Lagos states.
Frank Mba, a former police spokesperson in Lagos State, returns as commissioner of police as he takes over from incumbent Abiodun Alabi.
For Ogun State, Idowu Owohunwa replaces Lanre Bankole as commissioner of police.
In a letter dated January 24, 2023, Hafiz Inuwa, an assistant inspector general of police, said that the Police Service Commission had approved the appointment of the two commissioners of police.
He wrote, “I am directed to humbly write and forward the proposed posting of the under-mentioned commissioners of police to state commands indicated against their names for the commission’s kind consideration and approval.”
“The inspector-general of police is deploying the under-mentioned commissioners of police to strengthen the strategic and operational control of the commands.”