The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has removed the Imo State Commissioner of Police, Dasuki Galadanchi.
Also removed by the IGP were the three Deputy Commissioners of Police in the Command.
The DCs were in charge of the Operations and State Criminal and Investigation Departments of the Command.
The IGP also removed 11 out of the 14 Assistant Commissioners of Police in the Command.
The affected ACPs included Area commanders and others heading strategic departments in the Command headquarters.
A Police source who confirmed the development on Wednesday described it as “a tsunami” saying the Command had never witnessed such massive transfers.
It was gathered that the IGP transferred the Imo CP to Bauchi State Command.
According to the source, the Commissioner of Police in charge of Kogi State Command, Ali Janga, has been transferred to Imo State.
When contacted, the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Orlando Ikeokwu, said the Command was expecting the arrival of a new Commissioner of Police for the state.