The Police Service Commission (PSC) has approved the deployment of new Commissioners of Police (CPs) for 11 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
Mr Ikechukwu Ani, Head of Press and Public Relations, PSC, announced this in a statement issued on Tuesday in Abuja.
The CPs are Mohammed Gumel (Kano), Haruna Garba (FCT), Tajudeen Abass (Delta), Oladimeji Olarewaju (Ogun), Taiwo Jesubiyi, (Ondo) and Julius Okoro (Benue).
Others are Romokere Ibiani (Bayelsa), Mohammed Bunu (Yobe), Garba Yusuf (Kaduna), Garba Ahmed (Zamfara), Hayatu Ali (Sokoto) and Aliyu Musa (Katsina).
Ani said the chairman of PSC, Dr Solomon Arase, had called on the newly appointed CPs to be more dedicated to duty.
Arase said the new posting was a call for greater commitment, innovation and loyalty to the Nigerian nation.
According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the PSC chairman urged the CPs to brace up and settle down as quickly as possible for duty ahead of the national transition period.