DCP Abba Kyari Biography – Age, Career, Controversy With NDLEA And Net Worth


DCP Abba Kyari Biography – Age, Career, Controversy With NDLEA And Net Worth

Abba Alhaji Kyari is a Nigerian police officer who is a Deputy Commissioner of Police (Nigeria) currently on suspension and relieved from all police duties pending the outcome of an internal investigation into his alleged connection with Gucci King, popular alleged fraudster Ramon Abbas “Hushpuppi”



Abba Kyari is 46 years old.



Abba was admitted into Police Academy Wudil, Kano State in 2000, he graduated as cadet Assistance Superintendent of Police (ASP) and was posted to Adamawa State Police Command for his one-year mandatory attachment in Song Police Division. He was later deployed as Divisional Crime Officer (DCO) in Numan, Adamawa State, Kyari also served as Unit Commander 14 PMF Yola. He moved to Lagos State Police Command as 2 IC and later Officer-In-Charge of Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). Abba Kyari currently the Inspector General of Police’s Intelligence Response Team in the Nigerian Police Force Head quarter in Abuja.

Controversy With NDLEA

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has declared suspended Deputy Police Commissioner, Abba Kyari, wanted, for aiding and abetting drug pushing.

The NDLEA disclosed this on Monday during a press briefing at its office in Abuja.

In the new revelation by the NDLEA, the agency said Mr Kyari is a member of a drug cartel that operates the Brazil-Ethiopia-Nigeria illicit drug pipeline, and needs to answer questions that crop up in an ongoing drug case in which he is the principal actor.

The agency also added that he had refused to cooperate with them, hence the reason for their declaration.


Controversy With Hushpuppi

Hushpuppi: Probe panel submits amended report on Kyari

On July 30, 2021,The court also had declared Mr Kyari wanted to answer allegations of complicity in the $1.1million bribe fraud perpetrated by Ramon Abbas aka Hushpuppi.

This led to his suspension by the Police Service Commission (PSC) from office as a deputy commissioner of police and head of the IRT.

Mr Kyari’s suspension was based on the recommendation of Inspector General of Police, Usman Alkali. The police chief recommended the suspension as a temporary measure while the force’s investigate Mr Kyari’s relationship with popular fraudster, Hushpuppi.


Net Worth

Abba Kyari has a net worth of $1.3 million.

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