The Kaduna State government has announced the appointment of AIG Mohammed Murtala Abbass as the Special Adviser, Security/Coordinator, Operation Yaki.
A statement from the senior special assistant to the governor on media and publicity, Samuel Aruwan, said AIG Abbass replaced Colonel Yakubu Yusuf (Rtd) who resigned his appointment.
AIG Abbass graduated in 1980 with combined honours in History and Political Science from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. He retired from the Nigeria Police Force in 2012 as the Assistant Inspector General of Police in charge of Zone 9. He was also Force Provost Marshall after serving as Commissioner of Police in Yobe, Anambra, Sokoto and Katsina states.