The newly posted Commissioner of Police in Plateau State, Mr. Edward Chuka Egbuka, has assumed duty in the state recently.
Plateau new CP assumes duty
From Christiana Gokyo, Jos
A statement issued to our The Triumph in Jos by the Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Ubah Gabriel Ogaba, said before he took over at the Command, he was at the Force Headquarters Abuja.
According to the statement, the commissioner is an indigene of Imo State and was enlisted into the Nigeria Police Force on March 15, 1988 as a Cadet Assistant Superintendent of Police and was trained at the Police Academy Annex Kaduna State.
He is a graduate of History and International Relations from the University of Calabar and also has a Law Degree from the River State University of Science and Technology.
He attended several courses in the country and overseas and held several positions in the Nigeria Police Force which include Deputy Commissioner of Police in-charge of Operations in Osun State Command, Deputy Commissioner of Police in-charge of Criminal Investigation Department (CID) Zone 7 Headquarters Abuja and Deputy Commissioner of Police in-charge of Operations Kogi State Command.
He was also Area Commander at Ogba Area Command Lagos, Idimu Area Command Lagos, Umuahia Area Command Abia State and Lantang Area Command Plateau State.
Also, Egbuka was an Assistant Force Secretary at the Force Headquarters Abuja and Divisional Police Officer in several Divisions.
From 1994 to 1995, he was at the United Nations as a Civil Police Observer in Rwanda, East Africa.
He is a member of International Association of Chiefs of Police.