By Ayo Kehinde
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday decorated Usman Alkali Baba with his new rank of Inspector General of Nigeria Police Force at the State House, Abuja
Present at the decoration ceremony taking place at Vice President Conference Hall were Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, former IGP, Mohammed Adamu, Minister of Police Affairs, Alhaji Maigari Dingyadi, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, and his colleague in the office of the Vice President, Mr Laolu Akande.
Also present was the Permanent Secretary, State House, Tijjani Umar and the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Police Affairs, Mr Temitope Fashedemi.
Osinbajo, in his twitter handle after the decoration ceremony extended his congratulation to the new IGP: “Congratulations to the new Acting Inspector General of the Nigerian Police Force, Usamn Alkali Baba, who I had the honour of decorating earlier today.
The safety and protection of all Nigerians remains a priority of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration”