The Police Council meeting, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, has confirmed Usman Baba Alkali as Inspector-General of Police.
Minister of Police Affairs, Maigari Dingyadi, who confirmed the development at the end of the one and half hours meeting, said he was unanimously confirmed.
Recall that President Buhari had on April 6, appointed Usman Baba as acting the Inspector General of Police.
The minister said Buhari directed him to ensure insecurity is brought to the barest minimum.
According to the Minister, Usman Baba’s appointment was made by the President based on his professionalism, competence, and years of service to the nation.
Baba was a Deputy Inspector General of Police before his promotion.