Taraba State has gotten a brand new Commissioner of Police, CP. Ahmed Mohammed Azare, following the retirement of CP Alkasim Sanusi FSI.
Sanusi had retired on December 31, 2019, handing over the duty of the Command to Azare.
Azare holds a B.A in training from the Bayero University Kano.
According to an announcement signed by DSP David Misal (MNIPR), the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), within the state, he’s the twenty fourth CP within the state and previous to his appointment, he was the Commissioner of Police in-charge of Servicom Force Headquarters Abuja.
“He was enlisted into the Nigeria Police Force on the 03/03/1990 as cadet superintendent of Police and rose to the present rank having served in so many formations within the force in various capacities which include DPO Nguru Yobe State, DPO Gwoza Borno State, Area Commander Funtuwa Katsina State, DC CID Kaduna and Kano State etc.
“He is a professional Police officer with vast experience in policing both within and outside Nigeria,” the assertion added.
The Force additionally appealed to the general public to accord him most cooperation as he’s decided to associate with the communities in pursuing a more practical and vigorous neighborhood policing.
Azare additionally warned criminal-minded people, in addition to those that is perhaps sponsoring them, to have a rethink and keep out of crime, stating that his management will clampdown on all prison components till offenders are apprehended and prosecuted.