Oyogist.com has learned that , the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has confirmed the posting of Deputy Commissioner of Police, Tunji Disu, as the new Head of the Police Intelligence Response Team(IRT).
He is taking over from The former head of unit, Abba Kyari.
The former DCP and Head of unit of IRT Abba Kyari, was suspended over his involvement in by Raymond Abbas aka Hushpuppi internet fraud case.
His posting which takes immediate effect according to the Force Public Relations Officer, CP Frank Mba, in a statement issued yesterday, was “ on the heels of Management’s decision to fill the leadership gap within the IRT and refocus the Unit for better service delivery.
“The IGP has charged the new Head of the IRT to demonstrate his professional competence in his leadership of the Unit. He also assured citizens that the IRT will remain focused on the discharge of its duties in line with national statutes and international best practices”.