The Inspector-General of Police (IGP) , Mohammed Adamu, has deployed the Deputy Inspector-General of Police (DIGP) in charge of Research and Planning, Adeleye Oyebade, to Ondo State ahead of the October 10 governorship election.
Adamu has also deployed the Assistant Inspector-General (AIG) of Police in charge of Federal Operations, Department of Operations, Karma Hassan, and 11 Commissioners of Police.
This was confirmed in a statement signed by the Force spokesperson, DCP Frank Mba, on Friday.
Mba said Oyebade has been charged by Adamu to bring “his wealth of experience to bear, by ensuring the due enforcement of all electoral laws throughout the period of the election.”
CP Garba Umar will handle monitoring and evaluation and will be assisted by CP Habu Sani. Other senior police officers deployed include CPs Abiodun Alabi, Bishi Omololu, Ashafa Kunle, Akeera Yonous, Buba Sanusi, Audu Madaki, Evelyn Peterside, Sadiku Gbenga, and Abutu Yaro.