By; RAYMOND TEDUNJAYE, Lagos
The duo of Commissioners of Police, Kenechukwu Onwuemelie and Mohammed Bala have been deployed as the new Commissioner of Police Abia State Police Command and Commissioner of Police in charge of Special Protection Unit, Force Headquarters respectively.
The Inspector-General of Police IGP Usman Alkali Baba ordered the posting of the Senior Police Officers on Friday, according to a statement by the Force Public Relations Officer, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi made available to journalists at the weekend.
CP Kenechukwu holds holds a B.Sc (Hons) in Psychology from Anambra State University.
He was appointed into the Nigeria Police Force in 1992, and has served in various operational, investigative, and administrative capacities in Ogun, Imo, FCT, Plateau, and Kaduna State Commands.
He has attended several tactical and leadership courses within and outside Nigeria, including Policy, Strategy and Leadership Course (PSLC), NIPSS Kuru, Jos; International Course for Police Officers (China) amongst others.
CP Mustapha is a graduate of the prestigious Bayero University Kano (BUK), where he obtained a B.Sc (Hons) in Sociology.
He equally holds a Masters degree in Law and Criminal Justice from Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria.
He has also attended several management and leadership courses within and outside Nigeria.
The Inspector-General of Police has charged the Senior Police Officers to continue to entrench professionalism and respect for rights of citizens in their new places of assignment.
He equally tasked them to pursue the task of ensuring public safety and security in their AORs with renewed vigor, while calling on the government and good people of Abia State to lend their support to the new Commissioner of Police in his new post.