The acting Inspector General of Police, Kayode Egbetokun has assumed office at the Force Headquarters in Abuja.
The immediate past IGP, Usman Baba, officially handed over to Egbetokun on Wednesday.
The acting IGP appealed for cooperation and teamwork, promising to run a transparent and integrity-driven regime.
He stressed the importance of community policing as one policy thrust of his administration while revealing plans to strengthen the intelligence-gathering capabilities of the Force.
In his farewell speech, the former IGP, Usman Alkali Baba, said that he led a team that made a notable impact on internal security and was optimistic that he was leaving a more improved Force behind.