￼The Police Service Commission (PSC) has approved the promotion of 6,455 senior Police Officers whose names are contained in a recommendation from the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Idris Ibrahim.
This is contained in a statement on Tuesday by spokesman of the PSC, Ikechukwu Ani.
In the new promotions, CP Hilda Ibifuro–Harrison was promoted to the next rank of Assistant Inspector General of Police, (AIG) while two Deputy Commissioners of Police, Ajani Olasupo Babatunde and Olukola Taira Shina were promoted to the rank of Commissioners of Police.
47 Superintendents of Police were elevated to Chief Superintendents of Police and 498 Deputy Superintendents of Police promoted to the next rank of Superintendents of Police.
5,907 Inspectors were also promoted to the rank of Assistant Superintendents of Police, ASP11. Mohimi D. Edgal and Aji Ali Janga, deputy Commissioners of Police were appointed acting Commissioners of Police.