Police service commission Appoints AIG Egbetokun DIG, Promotes Mba, Umar, Akinyosola, 21 CPs to Rank of AIG
Written by Olarotimi Oshin on March 29, 2023
The Police Service Commission (PSC), yesterday, approved the promotion of AIG Adeolu Egbetokun, to the rank of Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG). He would be representing the South-west geopolitical zone of the country.
Thisday reports that DIG Egbetokun will be replacing DIG Johnson Babatunde Kokumo, who retired on March 15.
A statement last night by the spokesman of the commission, Ikechukwu Ani, said the commission also approved the promotion of 24 Commissioners of Police to the next rank of Assistant Inspectors General of Police and 33 Deputy Commissioners of Police (DCPs) to substantive Commissioners of Police (CP).
The appointment and promotions were some of the highlights of the 19th Plenary Meeting of the commission, which held in Abuja on Tuesday, March 28, 2023 and presided over by commission’s acting chairman, Justice Clara Ogunbiyi (rtd).