President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday presided over a police council meeting at the presidential villa.
Usman Baba during the meeting was confirmed as the Inspector-General of Police.
The development was confirmed to State House correspondents at the end of the meeting by the Minister of Police Affairs, Maigari Dingyadi.
Recall that Buhari had on April 6 appointed Baba as acting IGP.
Those in attendance at the meeting included Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, Chairman of the Governors’ Forum and Governor of Ekiti, Kayode Fayemi and the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha.
Others physically attending the meeting are the Chief of Staff to the President, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, Ministers of Police Affairs, Alhaji Maigari Dingyadi Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Muhammed Bello and the Chairman Police Service Commission, Musiliu Smith.
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