The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Baba, has approved the deployment of new Commissioners of Police to Kano, Zamfara and Enugu States. This was revealed in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday. The affected CPs were Abubakar Lawal, Kolo Yusufu, and Ahmed Ammani.
Abubakar Lawal’s deployment to Kano State followed the retirement of the former CP, Samaíla Dikko, according to Adejobi while Yusuf and Ammani were redeployed to Zamfara and Enugu States respectively.
The statement read revealed: “Abubakar Lawal, a native of Daura in Katsina State, holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, and had served in different capacities since his commissioning as an Assistant Superintendent of Police in 1990.
“Kolo Yusufu is from Niger, holds a Bachelor of Law Degree, and is a member of the Nigeria Bar Association -NBA. He also holds a Master’s Degree in Crime Management and Prevention and a Doctorate in International Relations.
“Ahmed Ammani hails from Katsina and holds a first Degree in Hausa and Islamic Studies from Bayero University Kano and a Post-Graduate Certificate in Corruption Studies from Hong Kong University. The new Enugu state CP also holds a Master of Science Degree in Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.” The statement reported.