Following the heightened insecurity in the south-east and south-south region, the Acting Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba has announced the redeployment of some senior police officers especially commissioner for police, CP.
This was disclosed in a statement by the Police spokesperson, Mr Frank Mba.
According to the new directive, CP Abutu Yaro was named new CP for Imo State while the former CP of the State Nairu Mohammed was redeployed to Western Port Authority, Lagos State.
The directive was to curb the spate of deadly attacks on security formations in the two zones which has led to the death of security operatives and compounded the security challenges in the regions.
In the statement, the Police also announced CP Hussaini Rabiu as the New Commisioner of Police in charge of Zamfara State.