Services of Buhari’s personal security adviser still needed as officer bags promotion
President Muhammadu Buhari has extended the service years of his Chief Personal Security Officer, Abdulkarim Dauda, by four years.
Dauda was promoted twice within a space of three years due to his position as the President’s aide.
A leaked memo signed by the Secretary of the Nigeria Police Force, AIG Usman Alkali, with reference number DTO:041500/10/2019, circulated on social media, stated that Dauda, who is a Commissioner of Police, would be allowed to remain in service until 2023.
The memo read in part, “Extension of Service P.No 23853 COMPOL Abdulkarim Dauda (CP) X.
The President X Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces X Chairman Police Council X has graciously approved the extension of service of CP Abdulkarim Dauda to May 13, 2023, X When he would have attained sixty (60) years of age X COMPOL Info-Tech only X Amended your records please.”