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Buhari Appoints Usman Alkali As Acting IGP

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed DIG Usman Alkali Baba as acting Inspector General of police.

The Minister of Police Affairs, Maigari Dingyadi disclosed this to State House correspondents on Tuesday.

Alkali Baba immediately replaces Mohammed Abubakar Adamu.

The minister said Baba’s appointment was carefully made, after the president considered issues of professionalism, competence, and numerous years of service.

The president urged DIG Usman Alkali Baba to among other things ensure that policing reform policies are fully prioritized to engender peace across the country.

The newly appointed acting inspector general of police born on the 1st of March 1963 and hails from Yobe state, bags a Masters in public administration from the University of Maiduguri, Borno state in 1997 and a Bachelor of Arts from the Bayero Usman University, Kano in 1985.

The president had on the 4th of February extended the tenure of Mohammed Adamu as the Inspector General of Police.

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