• How Idris, Babandede, Ja’faru emerged Police, NIS, Prisons bosses

    How Idris, Babandede, Ja’faru emerged Police, NIS, Prisons bosses

    Fresh facts have emerged on how the Acting Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Kpotu Idris, the Controller General of Immigrations Service, Mohammed Babandede, and his Nigerian Prisons Service counterpart, Ahmed Ja’faru, were appointed, it has been reliably gathered.

    Multiple sources within the Presidency and security circles revealed that rather than tribal and ethnic considerations being bandied in some quarters, the trios’ consideration was ‘strictly on merit.’

    Idris hails from the North Central state of Niger, while both Babandede and Ja’faru come from […]