Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has decorated Usman Alkali Baba with the rank of Inspector-General of Police.
President Muhammadu Buhari had yesterday approved the appointment of Alkali Baba as the Acting Inspector-General of Police.
The appointment which was announced by the Minister of Police Affairs, Maigari Dingyadi, took immediate effect.
The Acting Inspector-General of Police replaced Mohammed Adamu whose tenure expired February 1, 2021, but had it extended for three months.
Until his appointment, Baba was a Deputy Inspector-General of Police.
In attendance at the decoration ceremony which took place at Vice President Conference Hall are the former Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, among others.