Former Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Commissioner of Police (CP), Mr. Adenrele Shinaba, was among the 14 senior police officers that were yesterday promoted by the Police Service Commission.
Shinaba, until his elevation to the rank of Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG), was the CP in charge of Kano State.
Also, the PSC approved the promotion of Mr. Adeola Adeleke Adeniji, from AIG to Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG), while Ikemefuna R. Okoye, was promoted from CP to AIG. Others were 10 Deputy Commissioners of Police elevated to CP, and one Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) promoted to Deputy Superintendent of Police.
According to a release by the PSC, the promotion is with immediate effect.
The Chairman, PSC, Mike Okiro, congratulated the newly promoted officers and enjoined them to live up to the expectations of the service.