The authorities of the Nigeria Police Force are on the verge of promoting Danjuma Mohammed Ibrahim, the Deputy Commissioner of Police said to have ordered the 2005 shooting of five Igbo traders and a young woman in the Apo area of Abuja. A Police wireless message issued on December 5, 2017, and exclusively obtained by SaharaReporters showed that Mr. Ibrahim was one of 14 Deputy Commissioner of Polic officers e, who attended a promotion interview session on Wednesday.
The wireless message directed the officers to report to the Conference Room of the chairman of the Police Service Commission, Mike Okiro on the eighth floor of the Federal Secretariat, Abuja. Officers interviewed, according to the wireless message, included Mobolaji Olaniyi Fafowora, Omololu Shamsideen Bishi, Isaac Olutayo Akimoyede, Aminu Pai Saleh, Makama Hamisu Usman and Okon Etim Ene. Others were Abang B. John, Aminu Koji Kwabe, Felix Gochuk Gani, Ibrahim Sabo Umar, Joseph Gbobum Mukan, Wakili Mohammed and Awunah N. Donald.