The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Muhammed Adamu has reportedly retired all the Deputy Inspectors-General of Police (DIGs).
The affected officers include DIG in charge of Finance and Administration, Maigari Dikko; DIG in charge of operations, Habila Joshak; DIG Information and Communications Technology, Emmanuel Inyang; and DIG in charge of Logistics and Supply, Agboola Oshodi-Glover, the Nation reports.
Others are, DIG in charge of Research and Planning, Mohammed Katsina; DIG in charge of Training and Development, Sani Mohammed; and DIG in charge of Federal Criminal Investigation and Intelligence, Peace Ibekwe-Abdallah.
One of the affected DIGs confirmed the retirement to The Nation on Sunday night.
According to the DIG “Well I believe the news of our retirement should be true and the Force Spokesman should be the best person to confirm it to you.
“Officially, we have not received letter of retirement but I think the Force Public Relations Officer will confirm it to the media soon.”
The retired DIGs served with the recently retired IGP, Ibrahim Idris and were Adamu’s senior.