By Babs-Oluribigbe Adeoye
Adeleye Olusola Oyebade, Deputy Inspector General of Police, in charge of Research and Planning has been deployed to supervise the Edo state governorship election scheduled for September 19, 2020.
This was disclosed by the Police Public Relations Officer, DCP Frank Mba, in a statement released on Friday.
According to the statement, “Oyebade with the assistance of the AIG will superintend over the entire security architecture and ensure effective monitoring of the election and due enforcement of all electoral laws in the State.
“The Senior Police Officers similarly involved in the election monitoring and evaluation include CP Garba Baba Umar, CP Habu Sani and CP Buba Sanusi.
“CP Akeera M. Yonous will coordinate the operations of the Police Mobile Force and other special strike forces.
“Other four CPs will supervise security arrangement in the three Senatorial Districts of the State,” the statement included.