DIG Usman Alkali Baba emerges as new Acting IGP

Deputy Inspector General Police, DIG Usman Alkali Baba has been named as the new acting Inspector General Police.

DIG Baba’s appointment was announced by Minister Police Affair, Maigari Dingyadi while addressing the State House Press Corps Abuja.

The Minister said President Muhammadu Buhari approved the appointment DIG Baba as acting IGP with immediate effect.

It recalled that President Buhari had recently extended the tenure of IGP MA Adamu, mni by three months after he attained retirement age.

This announcement came amid reports that IGP Adamu had travelled to State the of the violence that rocked the state on Monday.