The Imo state police Command now has a new commissioner, CP Hussaini Rabiu.
He takes over from CP Abutu Yaro, fdc, who has been redeployed to Force Provost Department, Nigeria Police Force Headquarters, Abuja, a statement from PPRO of Imo command a statement by CSP Mike Abattam reads.
CP. Hussaini Rabiu, hails from Niger State and was enlisted into the force as a cadet Assistant Superintendent of Police in 1990. He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Education History.
He was the immediate past Commissioner of Police, Zamfara State, before his redeployment to Imo State Police Command.
He has served the Force meritoriously in various capacities and in different Commands and Formations.
He was the Commissioner of Police, Explosive Ordinance Department (EOD) Force Headquarters, Abuja.
He has headed the Operations Department of the Force in various commands which earned him many accolades and also, a two-time Deputy Commissioner of Police Operations in Imo State, which gives him both operational and geographical knowledge of the state.
The Commissioner of Police assumes duty as the Thirty-Nine (39th) Commissioner of Police, Imo State Command.
This development is coming a day after the a report by International Society for Civil Liberties and Rule of Law accused the former CP, Abutu Yaro of ‘falsely’ parading innocent Igbo people as IPOB/ESN members.
The report also fingered Yaro as playing an active role in the alleged secret killing of at least 80 un-investigated and untried Igbo citizens.