The Police Service Commission (PSC) Thursday approved the promotion of its senior officers, who were due for elevation with immediate effect according to a statement from the PSC.
Adeola Adeniji was promoted from the Assistant Inspector-General of Police (AIG) to Deputy Inspector-General of Police (DIG). Adenrele Shinaba and Ikemefuna Okoye, who were promoted from Commissioners of Police (CP) to AIGs.
Ten Deputy Commissioners of Police (DCP) were promoted to (CPs) while one Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) was elevated to Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP).
The statement said that Dr. Mike Okiro PSC Chairman congratulated the newly promoted officers.
The statement read in part, “Ten Deputy Commissioners of Police have been promoted to Commissioners of Police and one Assistant Superintendent of Police has been elevated to the rank of the Deputy Superintendent of Police.