The Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Usman Baba Akali has ordered an internal investigation into the bribery allegations levelled against the Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), Abba Kyari by Ramon Olorunwa Abba alias Huspuppi.
Huspuppi has fingered Kyari in a $ 1.1 million loot bribe during his ongoing trial in the United States.
The IGP also vowed to inform the general public of the outcome of the internal investigation.
The IGP in a statement by the Force Public Relations Officer, CP Frank Mba said: “Sequel to the receipt of allegation and indictment processes from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) against one of the personnel of the Nigeria Police Force, DCP Abba Kyari, the Inspector General of Police IGP Usman Alkali Baba psc (+), NPM, FDC has ordered an internal review of the allegations.
“The Nigeria Police Force reaffirms its commitment to the pursuit of justice and the strengthening of its professional relationship with the FBI and other international partners.
“Further developments on this case will be communicated to members of the public accordingly”.