It is no longer news that Abba Kyari, the former head of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) has been replaced with DCP Tunji Disu.
The news here is that, the new Head of the IRT, DCP Tunji Disu, a former Commander of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) Lagos State resumed office today 4th of August, 2021.
Arriving at the head office, IRT Command Abuja, Commissioner of Police and police public relations officers, Frank Uba welcome him as he introduced him to other officers in charge of the office.
The former Deputy Commissioner of Police, Department of Operations, Force Headquarters, Abuja who had also previously served at the State CID, Rivers State as the Deputy Head of the Unit was led to his new office by ACP Sunny J Ubua, 2i/c IGP intelligence response team.
Before his appointment as the new IRT boss, Disu was also a former Commander of the Nigeria Police Contingent to the African Union (AU) Peace Keeping Mission in Dafur, Sudan.
DCP Disu holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the Lagos State University (LASU) and a Masters Degree in Public Administration from the Adekunle Ajasin University, Ondo State.
He has also attended several professional courses both at home and abroad: Small Arms Smuggling Training in Botswana, Internet Fraud Training at the Cambridge University, UK, Strategic Leadership Command Course at the Police Staff College, Jos, Forensic Investigations and Criminal Intelligence Course at the University of Lagos, amongst others.
He is a member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police, Nigeria Institute of Public Relations and Chattered Institute of Personnel management, amongst other professional bodies.