BY HUSSAINI MOHAMMED DAMATURU.
A member of the House of Representative, representing Damaturu/Gulani/ Gujba and Tarmuwa Federal Constituency, Yobe State Honourable Khadija Bukar Abba Ibrahim, has congratulated Usman Alkali Baba on his appointment as the Acting Inspector General of Police.
Bukar Abba who disclosed this during an interview with Blueink in Damaturu, described Alkali as a man of impeccable character, saying that his appointment was well deserved.
Khadija said, ” I want to commend President Buhari for this giant stride as this is coming at a time when the country is facing serious security challenges, this for me is a step in the right direction that will address the challenges of insecurity in the northeast region,
According to her, ” the appointment is well deserved, considering the personal accomplishments of the man, he would bring professionalism and true leadership to policing in the country” she said.
She added that, ” We can attest to his solid pedigree and rich experience. He is, arguably, the most qualified serving Police officer in this time to occupy the very sensitive office of the Nigerian police.
” I wishes that, the new top cop will harness his experiences from previous offices, at home and abroad, with dexterity to curb crime, ensure peace in the entire country and once again propound the policing principles that will lead Nigerians to believe that police, is their friend.”
She called on the new acting Inspector General of police to deployed more police Personnel to Yobe state, as well as north-east region inorder to deal with remaining suspected Boko Haram members from the area.
Khadija also urged people of the state to continue giving useful information to the security operatives in the state, as well as support and maximum cooperation to security agencies for fight against criminality activities.