Chris Steven, Abuja
President Muhammadu Buhari has named Assistant Inspector General of (AIG) Ibrahim K. Idris as the replacement for the retiring Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase.
President Buhari had on Monday held a farewell dinner with Mr. Arase who was appointed by former President Goodluck Jonathan in April 2015.
The President it was gathered picked Idris from the list of three nominees forwarded to him.
AIG Idris who was transferred from Nasarawa State to the Force Headquarters, Abuja in August 2015 after his promotion would be appointed in acting capacity.