By Tayo AFOLABI
CP Kenechukwu Onwuemelie, has been posted to Abia State Police Command as the new Commissioner of Police in charge of the State as CP Mustapha Mohammed Bala, psc, was deployed to the Force Headquarters as the Commissioner of Police, Special Protection Unit.
CP Kenechukwu holds a B.Sc (Hons) in Psychology from Anambra State University. He was appointed into the Nigeria Police Force in 1992, and has served in various operational, investigative, and administrative capacities in Ogun, Imo, FCT, Plateau, and Kaduna State Commands.
He has attended several tactical and leadership courses within and outside Nigeria, including Policy, Strategy and Leadership Course (PSLC), NIPSS Kuru, Jos; International Course for Police Officers (China) amongst others.
CP Mustapha is a graduate of the prestigious Bayero University Kano (BUK), where he obtained a B.Sc. (Hons) in Sociology.
He equally holds a Masters degree in law and criminal justice from Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria. He has also attended several management and leadership courses within and outside Nigeriaa
The Inspector-General of Police has charged the Senior Police Officers to continue to entrench professionalism and respect for rights of citizens in their new places of assignment.
He equally tasked them to pursue the task of ensuring public safety and security in their AORs with renewed vigour, while calling on the Government and good people of Abia state to lend their support to the new Commissioner of Police in his new post.