Full Biography of New IG of Police – Adamu Mohammed

Full Biography of New IG of Police - Adamu Mohammed

Yesterday, it was gathered that President Muhammadu Buhari had shortlisted three AIGs, including Adamu Mohammed, as a possible replacement for IGP Ibrahim Idris, who retires from the service today.

Adamu Mohammed who was the Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG) at the National Institute of Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS), Kuru, near Jos, Plateau State, will be officially announced as the new Police Boss on Tuesday.

Until his appointment, Mohammed who hails from Nasarawa State is an assistant Inspector-General by rank.

Mohammed was born on November 9, 1961. He enlisted in the police in 1986. He has a bachelors degree in Geography.

He was at one time a director of peacekeeping operations, a former police commissioner in Enugu and was an AIG in charge of Zone 5 Benin, Edo State.