Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday decorated the newly appointed Acting Inspector General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba with his new rank.
Baba, who was named IG in acting capacity on Tuesday was decorated by Osinbajo inside the Presidential Villa, Abuja
Baba, a Deputy Inspector General (DIG), had his elevation as Acting IG approved by President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday.
His appointment which was with immediate effect, was made public by the Minister of Police Affairs, Maigari Dingyadi, while speaking with newsmen at the State House, Abuja.
Buhari had on February 4, 2021 extended the tenure of Mohammed Adamu as the Inspector General of Police (IGP) for three months.