From Bello Wakili (Abuja)

President Muhammadu Buhari has announced DIG Usman Alkali Baba as acting Inspector General of Police, with immediate effect.

The Minister of Police Affairs, Mai gari Dingyadi disclosed this to State House Correspondents at the presidential villa, Abuja.

The Minister of Police Affairs, Maigari Dingyadi said Buhari had on February 4th extended the tenure of Mohammed Adamu as the Inspector General of Police (IGP) for three months.

Adamu has spent two months and three days.