The Akwa Ibom Commissioner of Police, CP Don Awunah, has been transferred out of the state police command.
iReporters learnt from a police source that the transfer is with immediate effect.
The source also confided that the OC Anti-Robbery, Julian Onita is also transferred out of the state command.
As at the time of filing this report, there is no official reason why the commissioner and OC Anti-Robbery are being transferred.
An unconfirmed source claimed that, the transfer may not be unconnected to the upsurge in crime in the state, especially in Ukanafun LGA and their inability to contend it.
Awunah, the immediate past spokesman of the Force at the National level will now lecture at Nigeria Police Academy, Kano State.
Awunah spent barely 7 months in the state after replacing CP Murtala Mani late January, 2017.