Activist Commends Reps For Honouring DCP Kyari With ‘Exceptional Service Award’

Comrade Barr. Debo Adeleke & DCP Abba Kyari

Activist Commends Reps For Honouring DCP Kyari With  ‘Exceptional Service Award’

A Lagos-based lawyer cum human rights activist, Debo Adeleke has congratulated Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Abba Kyari on his being honoured by the Nigerian House of Representatives, for Exceptional Service in the Nigeria Police Force (NPF).

Adeleke, who is also the Chairman of Gani Fawehinmi Memorial Civil Right Organisation, in his congratulatory message made available to, described Kyari as an “Icon Of An Inestimable Value, One of the most Courageous, Elegant, Crime Buster, Outstanding, with Zero Tolerance FOR Crimes and Criminality”.

Barrister Adeleke, a Senior Maritime lawyer prayed the Almighty Allah to continue to be with Kyari in his onerous service and grant him more promotion in the service. 

He prayed: “May God in his infinity mercy grant you your heart desire. You shall always Excel in all your endeavors. You will Ever be the Head and Never the tail. GOD will continue to uphold you, guide you, protect you and always fight your Battle. 

“I am so, so very proud of you. Once again, congratulations My Dearest Brother and my CP in waiting Insha’Allah”.

Members of the House of Representatives has earlier announced its decision to host Kyari on Thursday, as a mark of honour for his exceptional work in the fight against criminality across the country.

The House took the resolution based on a motion of urgent public importance brought by Honourable Ahmad Usman Jaha, from Borno State, who said the resolution to recognise the young police officer was based on his extraordinary courage and patriotism in tackling high profile crimes.

The House Speaker, Honourable Femi Gbajabiamila who presided over the plenary session told colleagues that having DCP Kyari in Thursday’s plenary is in line with the ninth Assembly’s legislative agenda of encouraging outstanding Nigerians who excel in their chosen fields of endeavour.

He said: “When I read the profile of that young man and the exploits he has made as a young police officer, I was impressed, and I think it’s only natural that we, in line with our legislative agenda and the practice of this Assembly invite DCP Abba Kyari to be at the session this Thursday to formally receive legislative commendation from the House of Nigerians”.

Jaha’s motion had noted that Kyari was among the very few outstanding young officers of the Nigerian Police as Officer Cadet.

“The young officer served in several states of the federation, including Adamawa in the North East and Lagos in the south West. The gallant officer and his team recorded several successes in combating organized crime in Nigeria which include Arrest of the notorious kidnapper known as Evans in Lagos and the capture of the deadly kidnapper, White Vampire in Owerri, Imo state; arrest of the killer of the former Chief of Defense staff, Alex Badeh; arrest of several Boko-Haram Commander’s including bomb makers and those responsible for the kidnap of the famous Chibok girls”.

“Arrest of the deadly Offa Bank robbers that invaded Offa town, Kwara State and robbed five different commercial banks and murdered over 31 innocent Nigerians including a pregnant woman, making it the deadliest bank robbery in Nigeria’s History”.

DCP Abba Kyari’s earlier Awards include:    Triple IGP Commendation Medal for courage 2012, 2013, 2014; Triple Lagos State Governor’s award for Gallantry, Leadership and Service excellence 2011, 2012, 2013; Lagos State Commissioner of Police Commendation Award for courage 2011; Best Anti-Crime Police Officer in West Africa from Security Watch Africa; Star Award from CRAN 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017, 2018, 2019; Star Award for Outstanding Gallantry In Africa 2018 by Security watch Africa.

Others include: Africa’s Best Detective Of the Year 2018; the best Police officer of the Decade Award; 2018 Hero of the year Award by Silverbird Group; Presidential medal for courage from President Mohammadu Buhari on 1/4/2016.

DCP Kyari is also instrumental to some notable arrests which includes: arrest of Nigeria’s most notorious Kidnap kingpin Billionaire Kidnapper Chukwudumeme Onwaumadike A.k.a. Evans in Lagos State and his gang members; arrest of the killers of former Chief of Defense Staff (CDS) Late Air Marshal Alex Badeh, along Keffi-Gitata Kaduna Road; arrest of the most wanted Boko-Haram Commander Umar Abdulmalik and Eight of his gang members; Arrest of 22 Boko-Haram Terrorist gang members responsible for the kidnap of the Chibok School Girls in 2014 and also responsible for series of suicide bombings/several attacks and ambush against Security Agents in Borno, Yobe and Adamawa State; Captured the Most Deadly Kidnapper in the History of Nigeria, Henry Chibueze Aka “Vampire”  and his gang members n Owerri, Imo State; arrest of the Deadly Offa Bank robbers that invaded Offa Town, Kwara State and robbed five commercial Banks, the gang also murdered over 31 innocent Nigerians Making it the deadliest Bank Robbery in the History Of Nigeria; arrest of kidnappers who kidnapped a serving Assistant Comptroller of Customs In Port Harcourt; arrest of a syndicate of kidnappers, armed bandits and their sponsors in Zamfara State, after the gang had kidnapped the twin sisters before their wedding.

Others include: arrest of Osama and gang of deadly armed robbers and murderers who escaped from lawful custody at the detention Facility of SARS Lokoja, Kogi State; so Arrest Of the GOD father/Grand Commander of Criminals in Kogi State suspected notorious assassin, armed robber and Kidnapper Zakari Yau Of Kogi State. He has over 200 Armed youth under his Control including the Osama Mentioned above; arrest of deadly kidnappers responsible for the kidnap/murder of Mr. John Iheanacho a staff of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)/President of Eastern Zone Investment Cooperative Society Ltd, in Port-Harcourt, Rivers State; arrest of suspect responsible for the murder of Lieutenant Abubakar Yahaya Yusuf a serving Naval Officer and his girlfriend Miss. Lorraine Onye in Rivers State; arrest of deadly kidnappers responsible for the kidnap of two South African Citizens in Kaduna State; arrest of the Terrorist responsible for the bombing of Kuje and Nyanya towns of Abuja and recovery of primed bombs in the FCT; arrest of deadly kidnappers responsible for the kidnap of two Americans and two Canadians in Kaduna State; arrest Of a Notorious Criminal who threaten to Kill the Former Vice President of Nigeria Atiku Abubakar and his Family and arrest of the kidnappers of elder statesman Chief Olu Falae in Ondo State, Sentenced to Life imprisonment by Ondo State.