The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has deployed top police officers for the Edo State governorship election scheduled for September nineteen.
Those deployed include the Deputy Inspector General of Police, Adeleye Olusola Oyabade; an Assistant Inspector General of police, Karma Hosea Hassan, and eight other commissioners of police.
This was disclosed in a statement issued by the Force Public Relations Officer, Frank Mba.
DIG Oyebade, who will be assisted by AIG Hassan, will superintend over the entire security architecture and ensure effective monitoring of the election and due enforcement of all electoral laws in the State.
Other senior Police Officers involved in election monitoring and evaluation are Commissioners of Police P Garba Baba Umar, Habu Sani, Buba Sanusi while Akeera M. Yonous will coordinate the operations of the Police Mobile Force and other special strike forces.