Naija News understands that the senior police officers redeployed by the police boss are Seven (7) Deputy Inspectors General of Police (DIGs) to the six geo-political zones across the Country, Ten (10) Assistant Inspectors General of Police (AIGs) to the police zonal commands and additional Two Hundred and Seventy-Seven (277) Commissioners of Police to complement the efforts of the respective Commissioners of Police in the thirty-six (36) State Commands and the FCT.
This was made known in a statement issued by Police spokesman, ACP Frank Mba and sent to Naija News.
Below are the senior police officers redeployed by the IGP:
The DIGs are deployed to the Geo-political regions indicated against their names;
i. DIG Usman Tilli Abubakar, mni – North East Zone
ii. DIG Abdulmajid Ali – Coordinator
iii. DIG Frederick Taiwo Lakanu, fdc – South-South Zone
iv. DIG Anthony Ogbizi Michael, fdc – South-East Zone
v. DIG Yakubu Jubrin, fsi – South-West Zone
vi. DIG Aminchi S. Baraya – North-West Zone
vii. DIG Godwin C. Nwobodo, fdc – North-Central Zone
Four (4) State Commands have new CPs posted as Command CPs specifically for supervising the election:
i. Anambra – CP Rabiu Ladodo
ii. Bayelsa – CP Olushola David
iii. Edo – CP Dan-Mallam Mohammed
iv. Sokoto – CP Aminu Koji Kwabe.
Benue, Imo, Plateau, and Taraba States have one Commissioner of Police each deployed to some of its Local Government Areas:
i. Benue – Guma LGA, Logo LGA, Agatu LGA, Gwer East LGA, Gwer West LGA, Katsina Ala LGA, Okpokwu LGA, Ukum LGA
ii. Imo – Orlu LGA, Okigwe LGA
iii. Plateau – Langtang South LGA, Jos South LGA, Bassa LGA, Langtang North LGA, Riyom LGA, Barkin Ladi LGA
iv. Taraba – Wukari LGA, Ibi LGA, Lao LGA, Karim Lamido LGA, Bali LGA, Kurmi LGA, Jalingo LGA, Dunga LGA, Sardauna LGA