President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Usman Alkali Baba as the acting inspector-general of police.
Baba was a deputy inspector general before his promotion, which takes with immediate effect.
Minister of Police Affairs Maigari Dingyadi made the disclosure at the Presidential Villa, Tuesday, while briefing Newsmen.
Recall that Buhari had on February 4th extended the tenure of Mohammed Adamu as the Inspector General of Police (IGP) for three months.
Adamu has so far spent two months and three days.