The Commissioner of Police in Anambra state, John Abang has decorated 21 newly promoted officers of the force following approval by the Police Service Commission for the promotion of Senior Police Officers on the recommendation of the Inspector-general of Police, IGP Mohammed Abubakar Adamu.
In a statement released by the state PPRO on Thursday, the promoted officers include; 1 Commissioner of Police; CP Christopher Adetokumbo Owolabi, 2 Deputy Commissioners of Police; DCPS David Iloyanomon and Osagie John Agans-Irabo, 2 Assistant Commissioners of Police including DPO B’ Division now ACP Emmanuel Anene Ogbuanya and 16 Chief Superintendents of Police (CSPS).
Among the officers decorated include; CSP Haruna Mohammed (Command PPRO), CSP Asadu Uchechukwu (DPO Neni Division), CSP Mairiga Salihu Ibrahim (Admin officer 29PMF Awka and CSP Frank Omeru (Personal Assistant to the Commissioner of Police).
Others are CSP Chukwunonso A.Onukwor(DPO Anaku)CSP Ugwu Ifeadikachi (DPO Ihiala Division) CSP Kolo Isah(OC Safer Highways) and CSP Ezeh Linus A. Uchenna (OC Operations Udoka) among others.
Congratulating the newly promoted officers from the command, Abang thanked the IGP for giving personnel welfare a top priority in his administration, assuring the people of the state that the Command under his watch would continue to serve and protect the citizens with integrity.
The Commissioner also charged the newly promoted officers to be more diligent in the discharge of their duties.