The Nigerian Police Force, Zone 2 Command headed by AIG Ahmed Iliyasu has partnered with the Nigerian Navy to improve security in Lagos and environs.
This was made available to the press by The Police Public Relations Officer Zone 2 Command, Onikan, DSP Hawa Idris-Adamu in a statement released on Friday in Lagos.
Idris-Adamu stated that the newly appointed Flag Officer Commanding (FOC) Naval Training Command, Rear Admiral Frederick Ogu, paid a courtesy visit to the office of the Assistant Inspector-General of Police, AIG Ahmed Iliyasu in charge of the Zonal Command during which the proposed collaboration was discussed.
“The FOC said that the reason for the visit was to improve sustenance of the existing synergy between the agencies,’’ she stated.
According to the PPRO, AIG Ahmed Iliyasu reiterated the readiness of the Police to synergies with the Nigerian Navy in combating crime and criminality in the area.
“The best practices using community policing strategy will be deployed as well as maintaining a harmonious working relationship with the Nigerian Navy,’’ Idris-Adamu was quoted as saying.
READ FULL PRESS STATEMENT BELOW.
*FLAG OFFICER COMMANDING NAVAL TRAINING COMMAND PAYS COURTESY VISIT TO AIG AHMED ILIYASU, psc(+*
The newly appointed *Flag Officer Commanding (FOC) Naval Training Command Rear Admiral FF Ogu GSS, pac dec (USNWC) BSc, MA, FNIM*. Paid a courtesy visit on the *Assistant Inspector-General of Police, AIG Ahmed Iliyasu psc (+)* today Friday 26th June 2020, the visit which was in furtherance of the synergy between *Nigerian Navy* and the *Nigerian Police* in ensuring the security of lives and properties.
The *FOC* in retinue of officers was accorded General Salute by men of the *Nigeria Police Zone 2 Command Headquarters, Onikan Lagos*, after which senior officers in the zone were introduced by the *AIG*.
The *FOC* was ushered into the office of the *AIG* where proper introduction of the *Zonal management team* and the *FOC’s* entourage took place.
The *FOC* stated reason for the courtesy visit; which is sustenance of the existing synergy between the agencies while the *AIG* in his response; reiterate the commitment and readiness of the *Zone* to synergize in partnership and collaboration with the *Nigeria Navy* in combating *crime* and *criminality* with the best practices using Community Policing Strategy and to maintain a very working relationship, the visit was drawn to an end amidst exchange of official plaques and group photographs.
*DSP Hauwa Idris-Adamu*
*Zonal Police Public* *Relations Officer*
*Zone 2 Command HQ*