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EFCC Chairman Magu Promoted To Commissioner of Police

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) acting chairman Ibrahim Magu is now a police commissioner.

Magu is one of the 18 senior police officers just promoted by the Police Service Commission (PSC).

Spokesman for the PSC, Mr.Ikechukwu Ani, said the promotion exercise was one of the high points of the commission’s 27th plenary meeting which ended yesterday in Abuja.

Also promoted is Assistant Inspector General (AIG) Agbola Oshodi-Glover who is in charge of Zone 11, Osogbo.

He is now a Deputy Inspector General of Police.

CP Ghazzali Mohammed, Commissioner of Police, Administration, DLS, Force Headquarters, and CP Peace Ibekwe Abdallah CP, Force Intelligence Bureau at Force Headquarters, were promoted to Assistant Inspector General of Police.

Elevated to the rank of Commissioner of Police are: Ebere Onyeagoro – DCP Administration, Kaduna State Command, and Moshood Gbolarumi – DCP Maritime, Lagos.

Other promotions approved by the PSC include one Assistant Commissioner of Police to Deputy Commissioner of Police, nine Chief Superintendents of Police to Assistant Commissioners of Police, one Deputy Superintendent of Police to Superintendent of Police, one Assistant Superintendent of Police to Deputy Superintendent of Police and one Inspector to Assistant Superintendent of Police.

Chairman of the PSC, Mr.Mike Okiro, congratulated the newly promoted officers and urged them to rededicate themselves to the service of their fatherland.

He also assured them that the commission would continue to pay attention to their basic entitlements which include regular promotions.

Magu was, until now, a deputy commissioner.