The Inspector General of Police, Muhammad Adamu, has ordered the immediate posting of Ahmed Iliyasu as the new commissioner of police in Kano.
He replaced Wakili Mohammed, who retired from the Force on 26 May after 35 years of service.
The new police boss holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Ambrose Ali University, Ekpoma in Edo State has already assumed duty.
Ahmed Iliyasu immediately after resuming at Bompai Police headquarters in Kano went into a closed door meeting with his management.
Until his new appointment he was the Force Provost Marshal, Force Headquarters, Abuja.
He had also held command position as the Commissioner of Police in charge of Ogun State Command from 2016 to January 2019.