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IGP Promotes Slain Officer In IPOB/Army Clash

A posthumous promotion has been conferred on a police officer by the name Cyril Nwosu, who was killed when suspected members of IPOB attacked and burnt down the police post in Ariaria Aba, Abia State.

Nwosu who has already been promoted to Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) rank but yet to be substantive will finally have it in full effect but sadly in his demise.

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, confirmed this during his visit to Abia State, which he came to assess the security situation in the state after the clash.

Idris said that the recent crisis in the state was a trial to all of Nigerians, adding that the country has come out stronger and appealed to all stakeholders to take the unity of Nigeria as a priority.

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