Mr. Leha is now in charge of Operations Department at the Force Headquarters, Abuja.
Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar, has posted the ten recently promoted and decorated senior police officers.
The police announced the posting on Wednesday in Abuja.
The only Deputy Inspector-General of Police among the newly promoted senior police officers, Philemon Leha, is to head ‘B’ Department – Operations, Force Headquarters, Abuja.
By virtue of his current rank and posting, Mr. Leha becomes a member of the Police Management Team (PMT), a microcosm of the Police Governing Council.
The other Assistant Inspectors General of Police were also posted as follows:
Muktari Ibrahim to Zone 6 Calabar,
Christopher Dega to Commandant Police Academy, Kano
Aliyu Musa to Border Patrol FHQ, Abuja,
Bala A. Hassan to Commandant Police Staff College, Jos
M.J. Abubakar to Zone 10 Sokoto
Tambari Mohammed to Zone 3 Yola
Ibrahim Abdu to Zone 12 Bauchi
Alex Okeke to Police Medical Services, FHQ, Abuja and
Julius Ishola to Police Veterinary Services, FHQ, Abuja