The Police Service Commission (PSC) has just approved the promotion of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, acting chairman, Ibrahim Magu. He was promoted to the rank of the commissioner of police. Up until this promotion, Magu was a deputy commissioner of police.

In a statement released today by PSC spokesperson, Ikechukwu Ani, 17 other senior police officers were also promoted by the commission.

Among those promoted today are Agbola Oshodi-Glover, an assistant inspector-general of police in charge of Zone 11, Osogbo, promoted to the rank of a DIG, Ghazzali Mohammed, a commissioner of police, administration at force headquarters; and Peace Abdallah, CP, force intelligence bureau, force headquarters, both promoted to assistant inspector general of police.