PSC approves Abba Kyari’s suspension, wants further information from IGP



The Police Service Commission (PSC) has approved the of Abba Kyari, a deputy commissioner of police from  service over again9st him bordering on bribery and fraud.

Mr Ikechukwu Ani, the Head of Press and Relations of PSC, announced this a statement on Sunday Abuja.

Ani said the commission had also directed the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr Usman Bala,  to furnish it with information on development the matter for necessary further action.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that Kyari, the Head, Intelligence Response Team ((IRT) of the Police, has been the eye of the storm recent days.

This followed damaging accusations made against him by the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI).

He said the approval for Kyari’s followed a recommendation letter dated July 31 from the IGP.

Ani said the took from July 31 and would subsist pending the outcome of the investigation respect of his indictment by the FBI.

He said the commission’s decision, conveyed a letter with reference, PSC/POL/D/153/vol/V/138 to the IGP on Aug.1, was signed by Justice Clara Ogunbiyi, the Commissioner 1 PSC for the Chairman, Alhaji Musiliu Smith.(NAN)