In continuation with his familiarization tour to Police Divisions and other formations in the State ,the Commissioner of Police Anambra State Command CP John B. Abang, has between Wednesday 21/8/2019 and Friday 23/8/2019 visited divisions under Ogidi and Onitsha Area Commands.
The visit is in order to get acquainted with a first hand knowledge of his areas of responsibility and interface with relevant stakeholders at the grassroots level on issues concerning safety and security.
Places visited under Ogidi Area Command includes Area Command Ogidi,Ogidi Division,Isiuwulu, Obosi, Awada, Eziowelle and Nnobi Divisions. Others includes Onitsha Area Command, Fegge Division, Main market,Central Police Station Onitsha, Inland Town Division, Okpoko Division, Head-bridge and Habour divisons under Onitsha Area Command respectively.
Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police also paid courtesy visits to His Royal majesty, Igwe Pharmacist. Alex Uzo Onyido,Ezechuamagha of Ogidi kingdom, Owelle of Eziowelle HRH Igwe Michael Okonkwo Etusi and Igwe of Alor, HRH Igwe Mac Anthony Chinedu Okonkwo at their respective palaces along with their cabinet members to receive royal blessings and seek for their supports in promoting safety and security in the State.
The CP equally met with key stakeholders including the Caretaker Committee Chairman Idemili North LGA,Barr Rapheal Nnabuife and brainstormed extensively on challenges, pattern and trends of crimes in their areas and how best to tackle them.
Other stakeholders the CP met with includes, the eminent persons forum,President’s generals Youth leaders,traditional and Community leaders,traders, vigilante groups and religious leaders among others.
It would also be recalled that the Commissioner of Police paid similar visits to Police Divisions and formations under Ihiala, Oraifite,Otoucha, Nnewi and Aguata Area Commands respectively.