Police Council on Friday confirmed Usman Alkali Baba as the Inspector General of Police.
He was confirmed as the IGP at the council meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja.
The development was made confirmed to State House correspondents at the end of the meeting by the Minister of Police Affairs, Alhaji Maigari Dingyadi.
Buhari had on April 6 appointed Usman Baba as acting Inspector General of Police.
Among those at the meeting on Friday include 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.