Don Awunah Biography: Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG) Don Awunah is dead. Findings by our correspondent revealed that the late AIG Don Awunah, a Benue – born cop, died on Monday morning after a brief illness at a private medical hospital in Abuja, where he was receiving treatment.
Don Awunah Profile
|Name:||AIG Donald Awunah|
|Date of Birth:||1990s|
|Hobby:||Lover of sports, Reading, News Hunting and Man’O’ War Activities|
|Occupation:||Assistant Inspector General of Police|
|State of Origin:||Benue State|
|Net Worth:||Under review|
Don Awunah Educational Background
Awunah is an alumnus of distinguished academic institutions, such as the University of Ilorin, Ilorin (2014-2015); Institute of Security Studies, Abuja (2014); Benue State University, Makurdi (2009-2010, 1995-1996); Federal Polytechnic, Ida (1989-1990); University of Lagos (1981-1984); School of Basic Studies, Ugbokolo (1978-1980); Padopads Harmony Secondary School, Makurdi (1973-1978); Ladi-Lak Primary School, Yaba, Lagos (1969-1973) and St Mathias Primary School, Ogwashi-Uku, Delta (1968-1969).
He obtained a master’s degree in international relations and strategic studies from Benue State University in 2010, and a bachelor of arts degree in philosophy from the University of Lagos in 1984.
Don Awunah Career
In spite of his academic attainments, Awunah did a number of professional police courses within and outside the country. Some of these courses are: National Security Training in Israel (2015), UNODC Seminar for Criminal Justice Practitioners on the implementation of UN Convention against Trans-national Organised Crime in Abuja (2002), Community Policing Training, Huston, USA (2007), Police Leadership and Management – Community Policing, Scottish Police College, Scotland (2003), study tour of England and Scotland police formations – Community Policing (2003), Crime Prevention: Trans-national Organised Crime – Unafei, Fuchu, Tokyo, Japan (2000) and Advanced Detective Course (1991).
Awunah was a member of the Nigeria police contingent to the UN Peace Keeping Mission in East-Timor (UNMIT) between (2008 – 2009)- where he served as the UN police spokesman. He has also served in various capacities in the force.
He was 2i/c special fraud unit, FCID Abuja (2001); assistant commissioner of police, management service (2009-2010); area commander, Owerri area command; Imo state (2010-2011), assistant commissioner of police, CID ‘D’ department, Akwa-Ibom state (2011-2013); deputy commissioner of police, criminal investigation and intelligence department, Edo state (2014) and deputy commissioner of police in charge homicide, FCIID (2014).
The new police spokesman is a fellow, Institute of Security Studies; fellow, Institute of Corporate Administration and member, Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR).
Don Awunah Wife, Personal Life
Donald Awunah is married and bless with children. DCP Don Awunah, a lover of sports, Reading, News Hunting and Man’O’ War Activities.
Don Awunah Death
A member of the National Institute, AIG Donald Ngorngor Awunah who is the Assistant Inspector General in Charge of Zone 16, Yenagoa died in the early hours of Monday 23rd May, 2022, at Garki Hospital Abuja, after a brief illness.