On Saturday, Tafa Balogun, the former Inspector-General of Police (IGP), was laid to rest in his hometown.
Balogun was buried at Ila-Orangun, Ila Local Government, Osun State, in line with Islamic customs.
Wale Olokode, the commissioner of police for Osun State, stood in for Inspector General of Police Alkali Baba Usman.
There were also Osun state government representatives there.
Remember that the former IGP passed away just four days before his 75th birthday on Thursday, August 4.
Balogun was appointed the 21st Inspector-General of Police on March 6, 2002. He was born on August 8, 1947.
Between 2002 to 2005, he was the police department’s inspector general.