Buhari Extends IGP Adamu’s Tenure


President Muhammadu Buhari has extended the tenure of the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar Adamu.

The Inspector-General of Police was due for retirement on February 1, 2021.

The Minister of Police Affairs, Maigari Dingyadi, disclosed this on Thursday while briefing State House correspondents at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

He said the extension is for three months.

Dingyadi said that the decision of the President to extend the IGP’s tenure was to give time for proper selection of the new IGP.