Police Gets New Spokesman

New Force PRO, Don Awenah
New Force PRO, Don Awunah

The acting Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has appointed Don Awunah, a Deputy Commissioner of Police, DCP as the new Force Public Relations Officer to replace Olabisi Kolawole who was the Force Public Relations Officer from August 2015 to June, 2016.

Awunah was until his new appointment the Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of Homicide Section of Force Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, FCIID, Abuja.

He holds Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy from the University of Lagos and Masters’ degree in International Relations and Strategic Studies from Benue State University, Makurdi.



    He is also a Fellow of Institute of security Studies, Fellow of Institute of Corporate Administration, and Member, Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR).

    In a brief handover ceremony the outgoing Force PRO, Kolawole, urged the media and members of the public to continue to cooperate with the police in its responsibility of safeguarding life and property.

    The new PRO, Awunah promised to work to increase the good relationship between the Police and the public in line with the policy thrust of the Nigeria Police Force.

    He could be reached on GSM No 09059202456, and email: [email protected].

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