|Group photograph shortly after the courtesy call|
By Yunusa Abdullahi
The Nigeria Police has been assured of State Government support and cooperation in maintaining peace and security in Adamawa state.
Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla stated this when he granted in audience the newly posted Commissioner of Police Alhaji Abdullahi Yerima Ibrahim who paid him a courtesy visit at Government House Yola.
Governor Jibrilla said the security situation in Adamawa state is stable and calm at the moment and commended officers and men of the state Police command for their efforts in maintaining peace and security across the state.
The Governor also said that the role of the police is critical in the area of maintaining Law and order, revealed that the state government is taking the responsibility of about Four Hundred policemen in Numan area as regards to their feeding in order to compliment government gesture.
In their separate remarks, the Secretary to the State Government Dr Umar Buba Bindir and the Honourable Commissioner ministry of Information and Strategy Comrade Ahmad Ibrahim Sajoh have commended the state police command for their efforts in ensuring security continue to prevail in Adamawa state.
They also assured the newly posted Commissioner that Adamawa state Government will continue to support the command in the fight against crimes and criminality in the state, pointing out that maintenance of security is necessary and essential for everyone in the state.
He then solicited for the support and cooperation of the state government and other stakeholders as well as the entire people of the state in order to maintain the existing peace and security.