The new Kaduna State Commissioner of Police, Abdullahi Mudasiru on Monday resume office following the promotion of former CP, Umar Muri as an Assistant Inspector General of Police.
The former CP is now in charge of zone 13 Ukpo – Dunukofia Akwa in Anambra State.
According to a statement issued by the Command’s spokesman, ASP Mohammed Jalige, the new CP hail from Katsina Local Government Area of Katsina State.
Until his promotion and posting to Kaduna State Command, he was the Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of Special Enquiry Bureau, Force Criminal Investigation Department Annex, Lagos.
The statement noted that the new Commissioner of Police has vast knowledge and experience in Police Operations, Investigation and Administration, pledging to utilise in the administration of Kaduna state Command in order to subdue the various forms of criminality in the state.
Meanwhile, Mudasiru has charged all officers and men of the Command to be focused on their responsibility of “maintaining law and order without jettisoning professionalism, since the task of keeping Kaduna crime free, just as that of his predecessor, remains paramount.”
He also solicited for the support from all stakeholders in the discharge of his responsibility, noting that he was not “unmindful of the yearnings of the people of Kaduna State in terms of security; though multi-tasking, it is surmountable with a collective commitment.”