Following the security challenges in the country, President Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over the meeting of the Police Council at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Those in attendance at the meeting included Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, Chairman of the Governors’ Forum and Governor of Ekiti, Kayode Fayemi and the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha.
Others physically attending the meeting are the Chief of Staff to the President, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, Ministers of Police Affairs, Alhaji Maigari Dingyadi Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Muhammed Bello and the Chairman Police Service Commission, Musiliu Smith.
The acting Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba was spotted at the venue of the deliberation but not part of the meeting.
There are claims that the meeting might confirm the appointment Baba as IGP
Recall that Buhari on April 6 appointed Usman Baba as acting the Inspector General of Police.
Baba was a Deputy Inspector General of Police before his promotion.