Friday, March 3, 2017 7:21 pm
Gbenro Adesina/ Ibadan
With the retirement of the Commissioner of Police in Oyo State, Mr Samuel Adegbuyi from the Nigeria police force, the police authority has posted a new CP to the state. He is Mr Abiodun Adekunle Odude.
The posting of a new CP to the state was disclosed through a press statement issued by the state’s Police Public Relations Officer, Supretendent Adekunle Ajisebutu.
Ajisebutu described the new CP as an officer who is ever ready to serve his fatherland and provide adequate security in Oyo state.
He said that the new CP is an alumnus of the University of Ife now Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-ife, OAU, where he graduated in 1983 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Demography and statistics adding that he has served in various capacities, including pioneer staff member of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC,.
According to the statement, “He has served in intelligence Department, Zone 2, Lagos state as Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of the CIID, Panti, Yaba In Lagos state; he was Commissioner of Police, Administration; department of finance and Admin, Force Headquarters, Abuja. He is experienced and a thorough-bred professional and his commitment to duty has earned him many awards and commendations. He is a widely travelled officer and has attended various on-the-job courses both at home and abroad. He is determined to bring his wealth of experience as successful crime fighter to bear on policing the state”.