Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri has decorated the Commander of the state’s special security outfit, Operation Doo-Akpo, DCP Ibrahim Bakori with the new rank of Deputy Assistant Commissioner of Police.
DCP Ibrahim Bakori was a one time escort Commander to under President Olusegun Obasanjo era, former ADC to Speaker house of Representatives and No. 24 Police Mobile Force, Presidential Escort, Abuja.
Diri, during the decoration ceremony, urged the new Commissioner of Police in the state, Echeng Eworo Echeng to among other things check the rate of kidnapping in Yenagoa and other parts of the state, stressing that the ugly trend can no longer be tolerated.
Diri, who described the coming of the new commissioner as a blessing to the state given his profile and track record of achievement.
Stating that Bayelsa had a policy of zero-tolerance to crime and criminality, he assured the new police boss of his administration’s readiness to partner with the force to rid the state of crime.