The Inspector-General of Police IGP Ibrahim Idris has named a new office
complex in Lagos Police Mobile Force Headquarters Squadron 20 (MOPOL 20),
Ikeja Lagos after two Gallant Mobile Police Officers Chukwudi Iboko, and
Sunday Agbo, who lost their lives during a robbery attack in Owerri.
The Inspector General of Police said Chukwudi Iboko and Sunday Agbo who
died while repelling a robbery attack in one of the Zenith Bank branch in
Owerri Imo state earlier in February this year were immortalized as a
result of their selfless service in the Nigeria Police force to inspire
other officers to put more effort at the discharge of their various duties.
According to IGP Idris, the officers were honored because they are
patriotic to the discharge of their duties. “The officers have shown
serious Commitment in delivering their gallant duty while they are on duty
and the Nigeria Police force will never forget them”.
IGP Idris Ibrahim also added that the Mega Office Complex which is situated
at the Police Mobile Force Headquarters, Squadron 20, Ikeja GRA, Lagos, has
been erected to enhance the smooth discharge of officers’ duty to gallantly
combat crime to the barest minimum.
In reactions to the honorary kind gesture, the families of the deceased
officers expressed their gratitude to the Inspector General of Police for
remembering the fallen heroes who died while gallantly combating crime in
their nation, they urged IGP to help in facilitating all the financial
benefits of the falling officers.
Recall that the two policemen who have also been pronounced heroes by many
Nigerians after the video of the shoot-out with the robbers went viral on
the Internet have also been recommended for a post-humous promotion by the
Imo State Commissioner of Police, Chris Ezike, to encourage other officers
in actively discharging their duty to serve and protect Nigerians
Also, in attendance at the commissioning of the Office complex are DIG:
NorthWest Zone- Magairi Dikko, DIG Folusho Adebanjo, Ag. Commissioner of
Police, Lagos Police Command- CP Imohim Edgal, amongst several other senior