Buhari ends wild speculations, extends IGP Adamu’s tenure



President Muhammadu has extended the tenure of Inspector General of Police, Muhammed Adamu, mni by months.

of Police Affairs Maigari Dingyadi,  disclosed this chat with State House Press Corps in Abuja Thursday.

According to the Minister, “Mr President has decided present IGP, Mohammed Adamu, will continue to serve as the IG next months, to allow for a robust and efficient process of appointing a IG.”

He added, “This is not unconnected to the desire of Mr President to, not only have a smooth handover, but to also ensure right officer is appointed into position.

“Mr President is extending by months to allow him get into the process of allowing a one.

He debunked the notion there is a lacuna saying, “There’s no lacuna. Mr President can decide to extend his tenure for months.

Asked Where did the report of the IGP’s retirement came from? the replied: “It one of those social media stories one cannot control.”

This announcement has brought to an end the series of wild speculations about Adamu’s fate as well as unconfirmed reports of his successor.