The Police council on Friday, confirmed Usman Baba Alkali as Inspector General of Police (IGP).
Police Affairs Minister, Maigari Dingyadi disclosed the confirmation at the end of a meeting presided by President Muhammadu Buhari.
According to him, Alkali’s confirmation as IGP was unanimous due to his track records.
He said President Buhari has directed him to make sure insecurity is brought to the barest minimum.
The IGP was appointed on April 6 by Buhari as acting IGP.
He was a Deputy Inspector General of Police before his promotion.