By Prince Sunny Ebhojiaye.
Commissioner of Police, CP Olatunji Disu, is a Police Officer of no mean integrity
a distinguished human rights police who believes in Justice, Fraternity, equity and noble deeds, a Police officer with
excellent demeanors and one of the most respected heavy weights of our generation.
He has led a life of distinction and clinically proven ability, which
makes him an unbeatable. His records of academic accomplishments and meritous
service could better be exemplified in a different biographical form other than a mere citation.
This fact could be clearly attested to because the commissioner of police is a silent worker, and has
unbreakable police record in recent times.
Lagosians need a Police commissioner that is accessible.
A distinguish personality who
always care for his officers especially the less privilege. The inspector general of Police, AG.
IGP Kayode Adeolu Egbetokun made the right choice, the person of commissioner
of CP Olatunji Disu as the principal Staff Officer (PSO).
Lagos State Police commissioner CP
Idowu Owohunwa has been promoted to the rank of Assistant Inspector General of
Police (AIG) and Lagos needs a good replacement. Lagos State Police Command has been on an
unending quest for self-redemption to clear the menance in Lagos State.
CP Disu unparalleled contribution to security of lives and property is unique thus putting the round peg in a round hole.
He fixed the right officers in right beats to make his area and command safe and
Nigeria police acknowledge him and his enviable track record as the best man.
CP Olatunji Disu was the commander of Rapid Response Squad (RRS) during light
Lagos project under Lagos State government, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode as the Governor of the state.
Olatunji Disu was an assistant commissioner of Police (ACP) when he led
Rapid Response Squad crack team to apprehended a cable vandal, Lucky Udeagwu a 29year old from Delta state.
. The former Lagos State Governor Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode wanted Police
Officers to always check out light-up Lagos project because of pending cases of
vandalization and theft of armored cable powering the street light then.
CP Olatunji Disu is God sent to Nigeria Police Force. He has been showered encomium from
Lagos residents during his fighting crime in Lagos metropolis. Immediately he assumed duty as
the commander of Rapid Response Squad (RRS) he made sure, no exist route for
armed robbers that want to use his base to cross to other states.
He was able to arrest many armed
robbers and killed a lots of them during exchange of fire to fire gun battle.
Many residents of Lagos who spoke to City Express News, said he is the best for Lagos now.
Evangelist Friday Aziegbemi said Olatunji
Disu is the man for Lagos State. Another, Lagosian, Mr. Tunde Olupitun said, Disu is
a true man of Lagos and he performed very well and liberated people from the hands of armed robbers and cult boys.
Today, people can now come to Lagos freely in night and day without fears of criminals.
Lagos state deserves the best commissioner of Police who knows much about the terrain and
mechanism. Even the angels fear to trespass CP Olatunji Disu, because of his knowledge of Lagos state
Two crime Journalists who know much about CP Olatunji Disu. First to speak
to City Express News, Alex Tudor, a veteran and Publisher of online crime News now
a former vice-chairman of Crime Reporters Association of Nigerian (CRAN)
said Disu is a Police galliant Officer committed, confident, sharp –witted and super Cop who is
extremely generous personality. It is indeed not an accident of fate that IGP Kayode Adeolu
Egbetokun choosed him as his principal staff officer. The world silver medalist in Judo world
championship in America is a self-made man who rose to the eminent position of
commissioner of police by dint of hard work discipline and courage. “A great leader is the
one who can show people that their self interest is different from that which they perceive”.
CP Olatunji Disu The principal staff officer (PSO) had done enough to earn the
confidence off his boss IGP Egbetokun.
Another crack crime journalist known as mobil and utility
Reporter of PM News Cyracus Ezuekwe said CP Olatunji Disu deserves to be posted to Lagos
State as the commissioner of Police due to his antecedent in Nigeria Police force
experienced, intelligent, discipline accomplished leader, refine officer, and
courageous practical police officer to the core. City Express News crime Editor, a retired police officer,
Isumah Saturday described CP Olatunji Disu as a multitalented operational officer
and ever ready battle cop. He said that CP Disu is one officer that has distinguished himself as a cop
worthy of emulation, his ethnics in professionalism and best police practices is unique, no
doubt of his personality. CP Olatunji Disu is the best man.
This Reporter who visited the principal staff officer (PSO) to IGP Adeolu Kayode Egbetokun,
at the force Headquarters Abuja, (CP Olatunji Disu), described him as a beacon of strength,
workaholic, working machine, influential personality, courageous, vibrant, versatile,
vigilance and benevolence, Highlighting his characteristics, industrious nature and immense
pride. He was everywhere attending to the Inspector General of Police, and others
Superior Officers coming to visit him in his officer signing different petitions on behalf of IGP Egbetokun. Journalists, Lawyers and Civil society crowded him for different reasons.
CP Olatunji Disu was born in Lagos Island, had his
post primary education at May flower Junior School, Ikenne, Ogun State; attended Pobuna
Secondary Grammar School, Epe and Saint Gregory’s College, Lagos. He obtained a Bachelor
of Arts Degree in English (Education) at the Lagos State University, post graduate Diploma
in International Relations and Strategic Studies from Lagos State University. Advance
Diploma in forensic investigation and criminal intelligence from the Lagos, a certificate in
personal protection from the United Kingdom, he has a masters degree in public
Administration from Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba, Ondo State and another Masters
in criminology, security and Legal psychology from Lagos State University (LASU). He joined
the Nigeria Police Force in 1992 as a cadet ASP and was trained at the Nigeria Police
Academy Kaduna State.
CP Disu Served as DPO in various divisions and states. He led the first Nigeria Police
contingent to Darfur, Sudan (AMIS) for peacekeeping. He also served as commander Special
Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) and Anti-Kidnapping units in Ondo, Oyo and River State commands
as well as 2i/c Rivers State criminal investigation Department (SCID) and
commander Lagos State Rapid Response Squad (RRS) Ikeja Lagos State.
He has served as Commander with Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) and Anti-Kidnapping units in Ondo, Oyo and River State commands as well as 2i/c Rivers State criminal investigation Department (SCID) and commander Lagos State Rapid Response Squad (RRS) Ikeja Lagos State. He later took over IGP IRT Intelligence Response Team. DCP Abba Kyari unit he was appointed principal staff officer to IGP Egbetokun. He has attended many police trainings including small Arms sumuggling training in Cambridge University, United Kingdom. He is a Black – better in Judo with many medals. He is the second best in the world as a silver medalist in Judo championship in America recently. He is the chairman of Nigeria Police Judo Association. He is the best to be the Lagos State commissioner of police.
As ADC to the former Governor of Lagos state, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu who is now the President of the country, he distinguished himself as a hard working Officer, amiable and committed personality, therefore he deserves the best. CityExpressNews wishes him the best.