THE Inspector General of Police Alkali Usman Baba has appointed Abiodun Alabi to take over from Hakeem Odumosu as Lagos State commissioner.
Odumosu was recently promoted to the rank of AIG and with the promotion, he was expected to be redeployed from the Lagos State Command as the CP.
Alabi was until his latest appointment the Bauchi State Commissioner of Police. He will take over from Odumosu next week.
In a statement issued by the Force Public Relations Officer, CP Frank Mba, the new police commissioner is due for retirement on December 31, 2024.
Recall that the Police Service Commission (PSC) had approved the promotion of Odumosu and five others to the rank of Assistant Inspector General of Police.