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On Thursday, Jimeta died, DAILY POST gathered. He was chosen to replace Etim Inyang in 1986 and was replaced in 1990 by Aliyu Attah.
Jimeta was the National Security Advisor to Ibrahim Babangida, the former head of state. A vocal voice on national issues was deceased.
Gambo Jimeta, former police IG, is dead
“President Muhammadu Buhari expresses sadness over the death of Muhammadu Gambo Jimeta, a one-time Inspector General of Police whose transition was announced Thursday evening,”
Mr. Shehu wrote. “Conveying the condolences of his family and that of the government and people of Nigeria, the President describes the late crack police detective as “a man of great courage, intellect, and a true Nigerian Statesman,” adding that “Today, Nigeria lost a great son. He lived for the nation and served with all his strength.”
“May Allah blesses his soul and gives fortitude to the bereaved family, the government, and people of Adamawa State to bear this irreparable loss,”
President Buhari prayed. Mr. Jimeta was appointed IGP in 1986 to succeed Etim Inyang. He was succeeded by Aliyu Attah in 1990.
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