The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has ordered the immidiate posting of CP Ben Nebolisa Okolo, to Bayelsa State as the new Commissioner of Police (CP) in-charge of the State.
CP Ben Okolo takes over from CP Echeng E. Echeng earlier redeployed to the Anambra State Police Command.
According to a Press statement released by Force Public Relations Officer [FPRO] CP Frank Mba, “CP Ben Okolo, a fellow of the National Defence College, hails from Onitsha in Anambra State.
Mba said, “the IGP has charged the new CP to bring his wealth of experience to bear in advancing the gains in crime prevention and public safety in Bayelsa State”.
“The IGP equally enjoined Bayelsans to accord the new Commissioner of Police maximum cooperation to enable him succeed in his assignment”.