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PHOTOS: Ibrahim Idris confirmed IGP, new NPC appointed

08 September 2016, 18:06

Abuja - Both Nigeria's Council of State, as well as Police Council, have voted unanimously in appointing Ibrahim Idris as the official Inspector-General of Police (IGP).

According to a Naij report, Idris' appointment, along with that of six national commissioners for the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), was made public by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode in Lagos on Wednesday.

Also read: Police deploy 25 000 personnel for Edo governorship elections

The names of the new officials are as follows:

— Mohammed Haruna (north-central)

— Air Vice Marshal Ahmed Tijani Muazu (rtd) from northeast

— Abubakar Nauche (northwest)

— Professor Okechukwu Ibeanu (southeast)

— May Agbamuche Mbu (south-south)

— Dr. Adekunle Ladipo Ademola (southwest)

In addition, the Council has also appointed five new commissioners for the National Population Commission (NGP).

See pictures from the occasion below.

Read more at Naij

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