The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba has ordered the immediate posting of CP Edward Chuka Egbuka to Kogi State Command as the new Commissioner of Police.
The posting follows the redeployment of CP Idrisu Dabban Dauda to the Force Headquarters for other national engagements.
The new Commissioner of Police, CP Egbuka, who was until this deployment the Commissioner of Police in charge of Communications at the Force Headquarters, was enlisted into the Nigeria Police Force in 1988. A statement by CP Frank Mba, Force Public Relations Officer said CP Egbuka holds a BSc (Hons) in History and International Relations from the University of Calabar and a Law Degree from the Rivers State University of Science and Technology.
The new Commissioner of Police, CP Egbuka, who was until this deployment the Commissioner of Police in charge of Communications at the Force Headquarters, was appointed into the Nigeria Police Force in 1988.
“An astute law enforcement officer with international peacekeeping experience and a member of the prestigious International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), CP Edward Egbuka has attended several tactical and leadership courses within and outside Nigeria and has served in various capacities within the Force.
“He was the immediate past Commissioner of Police in Charge of Plateau State Police Command. “As a Deputy Commissioner of Police, he was in charge of Operations in Osun State Command and Kogi State Commands and also in charge of Criminal Investigations at the Zone 7 Headquarters, Abuja