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Yobe gets new Commissioner of Police


Yobe gets new Commissioner of Police

A new Commissioner of Police has been posted to the Yobe State Police Command.

The new Commissioner of Police, Garba Ahmad, assumed duty on Tuesday.

A statement from DSP Dungus Abdulkarim, Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO Yobe State Command, said

CP Garba Ahmad hails from Kafur LGA of Katsina State.

He attended the Bayero University of Kano State (BUK) where he obtained a B. A in Education and later bagged MPA in the University of Maiduguri in 1996.

He was enlisted in the Nigeria Police Force in 1992 as a cadets Assistant Superintendent of Police ASP and a member of course 3 intake.

During his career in the force he served in different capacities and in various strategic offices across the country to mention but a few: Borno, Ebonyi, Kaduna, FCT, Adamawa, Gombe, Enugu, and Oyo among other states.

He attended many courses both at home and abroad, among which is the International Law Enforcement Academy in the United States of America USA.

He is a seasoned community policing officer with vast experience in Law Enforcement and Strategic leadership.

He rose through the ranks to the enviable rank of Commissioner of Police and was deployed to Yobe State Police Command as the new Commissioner of Police.

He is 32 Commissioner of Police since the creation of the Command,

He took over from the former Commissioner of Police CP Haruna G. Garba on May 2, 2023

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