A statement on Monday signed by PSC Commission, Ikechukwu Ani, showed that 7 Commissioners of Police were promoted to Assistant Inspector General; Six Deputy Commissioners of Police to Commissioner of Police; twenty Assistant Commissioner of Police to Deputy Commissioners of Police.
Others are: Eight Chief Superintendent of Police who were promoted to Assistant Commissioners of Police; 107 Superintendents of Police to Chief Superintendents; 1, 431 Deputy Superintendents of police to Superintendents of Police; 1,252 Assistant Superintendent of Police to Deputy Superintendent of Police and 1,711 inspectors promoted to Assistant Superintendent of Police.
The Commission also approved special promotion for 16 Officers based on exceptional performance and dedication to duty on the recommendation of the Inspector General of Police.
The statement added that “Two Officers were promoted on act of gallantry while 188 others were placed on acting appointment on their next rank.
“These promotions and appointments have been communicated to the Inspector General of Police for implementation.”