The Police Council has confirmed the appointment of Usman Alkali Baba as the new substantive Inspector-General of Police. The confirmation came in today at the Council meeting, which was presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari.
The Minister of Police Affairs, Alhaji Maigari Dingyadi, confirmed the development to State House correspondents at the end of the meeting and added that the appointment of Usman Alkali Baba as the Inspector-General of Police was unanimously confirmed.
Usman Alkali Baba was the Deputy Inspector-General of Police before he was appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari on April 6 as the Acting Inspector-General of Police.
He has however now been elevated to the position of the Substantive Inspector-General of Police.