The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the immediate redeployment of the Commissioner of Police (CP) Kaduna Command, Ahmed Abdulrahaman to the Force Intelligence Bureau, Force Headquarters, Abuja.
The CP in charge of Bauchi State, Aji Ali Janga, takes over as the new helmsman in Kaduna Command.
The Force Public Relations Officer, a Deputy Commissioner of Police, Frank Mba disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday.
According to Mba, the redeployment is part of efforts aimed at rejigging the fight against armed banditry, kidnapping and other sundry crimes across the nation, particularly in Kaduna and other contiguous States.
Other Commissioners of Police affected include: CP Habu Sani Ahmadu, former CP Intelligence, who is now posted to Bauchi Command. CP Omololu Shamsudeen Bishi is redeployed from Benue State Police Command to the Central Criminal Registry (CCR), Alagbon Lagos.
CP Mukadas Mohammed Garba moves from the Office of the National Security Adviser to Benue State Command as the new Commissioner of Police in charge of the State, the erstwhile CP in charge of CCR Alagbon, Lagos has now been moved to Force Headquarters, Abuja as the CP in charge of Armament.
Mba said the IGP has charged the newly posted/redeployed Commissioners of Police and other strategic commanders nationwide to take urgent steps towards initiating and implementing concrete crime prevention strategies aimed at re-dominating and reclaiming the public space under their watch from the activities of monstrous criminal elements in society.
The spokesperson noted that the postings take immediate effect.