A new Commissioner of Police has been posted to the Imo State Police Command.
He is CP Hussaini Rabiu. He takes over from CP Abutu Yaro, who has been redeployed to Force Provost Department, Nigeria Police Force Headquarters, Abuja.
The spokesman of the police in the state, CSP Michael Abatam disclosed this in a statement dated August 13, 2021.
CP. Hussaini Rabiu, hails from Niger State and was enlisted into the force as a cadet Assistant Superintendent of Police in 1990.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Education History.
He was the immediate past Commissioner of Police, Zamfara State, before his redeployment to Imo State Police Command.
The statement added that Rabiu served the Force meritoriously in various capacities and in different Commands and Formations.
He was the Commissioner of Police, Explosive Ordinance Department (EOD) Force Headquarters, Abuja.
According to Abatam, Rabiu also headed the Operations Department of the Force in various commands which earned him many accolades.
He was also a two-time Deputy Commissioner of Police Operations in Imo State, which gives him both operational and geographical knowledge of the state.
Hussaini Rabiu assumes duty as the 39th Commissioner of Police, Imo State Command.