ANAMBARA STATE TO GET MORE POLICE AREA COMMANDS –IGP
Today at Governor,s lodge AMAOBIA OKA ,the Inspector General of Police pledged to get Anambara state about 3 AREA COMMANDS to supplement the existing ones.
He was reacting to appeal made by the Governor of the state ,Gov Peter Obi who is hosting the IGP ,ANAMBARA POLICE COMMISSIONER MR NASSARAWA,ABIA POLICE COMMISSIONER and many other POLICE commissioners from South East are on hand to receive the JANUARY VISITOR.
It is the first State the IGP is visiting in the year 2013.After the in-house meeting,the Governor presented 50 BRAND NEW FORD PICK UP JEEPS ,3 ARMOURED JEEPS to help the Police to protect ANAMBARA state from one end to the other,since he took over as the Governor ,Mr Peter Obi has donated so many vehicles to Police,Army,Civil Defence all in protecting the state.
At hand to see the handover includes ,the DEPUTY GOVERNOR MR SIBEDU,THE SSG OSELOKA OBAZE,Commissioner for FINANCE AND BUDGET PLANNING PROF CHINYERE OKUNNA,Dr LAWRENCE IKEAKOR Commssioner for Health,Engr Ilozumba for Works,Dr Uju Okeke Commissioner for Education,PROF DORA AKUNYILI,COL MOLOKWU RTD- the SA to the Governor on Security,CHIEF INNOCENT OF INNOSON MOTORS and lot,s more
The IGP confessed that if other Governors should give 40% of support the police are getting from ANAMBARA STATE ,that Crime would,ve reduced to barest minimum in the entire nation.He said that when ever he comes to Anambara he felt at HOME.
Gov Obi while making the appeal to IG to make sure that the Vehicles are well used to ensure adequate security in the state ,and not to be used in PILOTING Rich individuals who loves to move around town blowing siren.
The IGP said that he has despatched to ANAMBARA STATE 500 MORE POLICEMEN to enable the Police fortify the state,he said he is very happy that crime rate in the state has gone down drastically and he promise to make sure that it continues to go down and never up.
After the IGP has received the keys to the TRUCKS ,the Press cornered the state Police Commissioner for questions and answers,but when a reporter asked him “is it true that your boys removed the CHECK POINTS that spread every where in the state this morning ,just because the IGP who abolished it long ago came to town”.The Commissioner NASSARAWA smiled and walk away.