The Inspector- General of Police ,Ibrahim Idris has promoted the Officers and Men of the Nigeria Police that re arrested the suspects who escaped in police custody in Kogi state.
The newly promoted officers and men are attached to Intelligence Response Team( IRT) STS and TIU.
Some suspected high profile and notorious criminals had escaped from lawful custody in Kogi State.
The suspects had name senator Dino Meleye as their sponsors.
Following the escape from the police custody,the IGP has removed the commissioner of police in charge of the state and ordered the officer in charge of IRT ,ACP Abba Kyari, to go after the hoodlums.
Kyari constituted a crack team that went after the criminal.The hoodlums did not run far as they were re arrested and brought back to custody.
Following their arrest,the IG reinstated the removed CP and Promoted the officers and men that participated in the re arrest of the hoodlums.
A senior police officer said :” The Morale of our men is very high as our IGP has rewarded them handsomely. Kudos to IGP Ibrahim Idris”.