Usman Baba was on Tuesday appointed as the new acting Inspector-General by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Until his appointment, Baba was the DIG in-charge of Finance and Administration.
Usman Alkali Baba, psc (+), fdc holds a Masters in Public Administration (MPA) and a BA (ED) in Political Science.
He is a fellow of the National Defence College and a member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police,
Baba has attended several professional courses/workshops.
The Yobe born Police Officer has held several strategic positions in the past.
These include: Assistant Inspector-General of Police in-charge of Zone-5 Benin, Zone-4 Makurdi, Zone-7 Abuja, Commissioner of Police FCT and Delta Commands amongst others.
He also served as the Force Secretary before being posted as the Ag. DIG in-charge Finance and Administration.