President Muhammadu Buhari has named Adamu Mohammed, a former commissioner of police in Enugu State, as acting Inspector-General of Police ( IGP).
The new IGP before his appointment , was serving at the National Institute of Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS ), Kuru, near Jos.
Acting IGP Mohammed , who hails from Nasarawa state , was “transferred out of relevance ”.
Mohammed was a deputy commissioner of police in Ekiti State and had served at the Interpol before he rose to the rank of Assistant Inspector General of Police ( AIG).
His appointment will douse the tension surrounding the tenure elongation of Ibrahim Idris , outgoing IGP.