Nigeria gets 4 new Assistant Inspectors General of Police


The Police Service Commission (PSC), on Friday approved the promotion of four Commissioners of Police (CPs) to the rank of Assistant Inspectors General of Police (AIGs).

The commissioners are: Henry Fadairo who was in charge of the Jigawa Command and Pius Imue who until now was Commissioner of Police, Railway Command.

Others are, Felix Ogundeji, Commissioner of Police, Intelligence, Force Headquarters and Ezekiel Zang, Commissioner of Police, Air Wing, Force headquarters.

The approval is contained in a statement, issued by Ikechukwu Ani, Head, Press and Public Relations of the commission, in Abuja.

He said the commission’s decision had been conveyed to the Inspector-General of Police, Idris Ibrahim, for implementation.

Mr. Ani said the chairman of the commission, Mike Okiro, had congratulated the newly promoted officers and called for more commitment to duty on their part.

Mr. Okiro said their promotions were based on merit, seniority, availability of vacancies and dedication to duty.

He urged them to reciprocate government’s gesture by redoubling their efforts in the service of their fatherland.



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  • Smart

    Federal character, all are from one region.

    • Otile

      You know very well that all of them are qualified for the job unlike unqualified illiterates from the other region. Federal character my foot.

      • Burbank

        Your feet are tribalistic, satanic bigot.

        • Julius

          Hahahahaha, why wasting your time responding to that moron but, I understand. I was about to say the same thing. lolz.

          • Burbank

            Good one, bro.

          • Julius

            No mind them. They are clamming not to be Nigerians but, raising their blood pressure over the government appointments. Nonsense !!

    • Burbank

      It’s does not matter, what matters is that they are honest, corrupt-free and non-tribalistict or bigots.

      • Julius

        Amen , well said !!

  • Burbank

    Hope it is not too long before the DSS picked up that criminal and Police Service Commission chairman Mike Okiro, for massive corruption and a disgrace to the disgracefulful police commission.

  • haba mallam

    ok where are they, all these appointments are southerner please take note ethnic champions from the east

    • Julius

      Hahahahahahaha, you beat me to this comment. Oya, wey dem dey now ?