IGP Orders Immediate Withdrawal And Replacement Of Adamawa State Police Commissioner

Inspector-general of police (IGP), Usman Baba Alkali, is asking Mohammed Barde, commissioner of police in Adamawa, to withdraw from the state.

The IGP ordered Etim Equa, commissioner of police in Gombe to proceed to Adamawa immediately to provide election security in the state.

Police spokesperson, Muyiwa Adejobi, made the announcement while briefing journalists in Abuja.

There have been calls for Barde to be redeployed from the state following the declaration of Aisha ‘Binani’ Dahiru of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the winner of the governorship election in Adamawa.