ISAAC OJO writes that the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in charge of the Central Police Station (CPS) Nnewi, Anambra State Mr Adewuyi R. Babalola (CSP) has been promoted to the rank of Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP).
His promotion was effected on 1st October 2018 but he was decorated BY the Anambra State Commissioner of Police and the Deputy Commissioner of Police on April 9th at the police headquarters Awka.
Prominent Nnewi people have continued to congratulate the crime buster for his sterling qualities which they said has earned him the promotion.
It would be recalled ACP Babalola as the DPO CPS Nnewi mobilized his men and officers in collaboration with tippers drivers association to fill the potholes on major roads in the industrial town.
The trail blazing feat has become a beacon for other affluent individuals and organisations in the town who are keying into the foundation laid by Babalola.
The newly promoted ACP while speaking with journalists after his decoration thanked the people of Nnewi for the cooperation they accorded as the DPO of the Central Police Station noting that promotion is a sweet taste but added quickly that it means bigger responsibilities.
He would like to be remembered as DPO CPS as an officer with zero tolerance for acts of criminalities and indiscipline.