Mr. Amin Mohammed Ibrahim was, on Wednesday, October 19, 2022, sworn in as the new director of Kenya's Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI).
He took his oath in the presence of Chief Justice Martha Koome.
Mohammed was appointed as the new Director of DCI by H.E, the President of the Republic of Kenya, Dr. William Samoei Ruto, vide Gazette notice No. 213 dated October 14, 2022.
Before his appointment, Mr. Amin served as the National Police Service (NPS) Director of the Internal Affairs Unit (IAU).
Speaking after being sworn in, the new DCI boss stated that the Directorate will conduct investigations professionally to inspire confidence in the office of the DCI.
"This is a new chapter for the DCI, and I want to promise the President and the people of Kenya that I will not let you down. I am ready for the task and ready to lead the DCI to deal with the challenges of our time," said Mohamed.
He also noted that the Directorate shall work harmoniously with NPS's counterparts, judiciary, and other correction services.
"We shall try as much as possible to work in collaboration with other security agencies such as the EAC, KPS, APS, and other actors of the criminal justice system, including the ODPP, Judiciary amongst others, for purposes of serving Kenyans without prejudice," he added.©Standard Gazette, 2021. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s publisher is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Standard Gazette with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.