Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi said there is the need to prioritise security of lives and property of the citizens.
Bello said this as he received the new Commissioner of Police for the State, Onuoha Bethrand.
Bethrand recently took over from Akeem Yusuf, who had been posted to Force Headquarters, Abuja.
The Governor reaffirmed his administration’s strong commitment to supporting the security agencies in the state….CONTINUE READING
This, he said, is part of his administration’s support to security operatives in their efforts to ensure a society free from crime.
“I wish to assure you (Bethrand) of our people’s cooperation and willingness to provide intelligence and information to assist security personnel in enhancing their operations,” Bello assured.
Responding, CP Bethrand commended Governor Bello for his proactive efforts in securing the State and acknowledged his administration’s successes in various sectors.
Bethrand pledged the police’s commitment and support to Bello’s administration in maintaining a safe and secured Kogi.
The CP emphasised the importance of collaborative efforts with other security agencies to sustain the peace being enjoyed in the state.
“I am very aware of the landmark achievements made by your administration especially in the area of partnership with security agencies to combat crimes.
“I hereby wish to assure you sir, my desire and commitment to build upon these successes as the Commissioner of Police for Kogi Command, ” he pledged….CONTINUE READING