As a part of the actions marking this 12 months’s Armed Forces Remembrance Day, Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, on Friday, offered two model new four-bedroom bungalows, every with boy’s quarters to the Nigerian Military and the Police as official residence of the Heads of the Military and Police formations within the Obingwa space of Abia State.
Performing the perform at Umuobiakwa, Obingwa LGA, Governor Ikpeazu acknowledged that his administration locations high premium on the supply of safety as a key enabler for growth within the State.
In line with the Governor, the massive investments made by his administration in supporting safety businesses within the State have been deliberate steps aimed toward elevating the morale of the officers and optimizing their operational effectivity.
“The availability of respectable lodging”, the Governor famous, “is a key think about making certain that our safety males are to hold out their official obligations successfully and particularly when such lodging are situated inside their areas of operation”.
The Governor added that “we shouldn’t have to attend until our troopers and cops die earlier than honoring the good work they do in protecting us secure.”
He made it clear that his administration will proceed to supply help to safety businesses.
In line with the Governor, the 2 homes shall function official residences of the Commander of the Military Squad at Ohanze and the Divisional Police Officer answerable for the Jap Ngwa Police Division at Umuobiakwa.
He famous that the 2 safety formations play very essential roles in making certain the safety of lives and properties of the individuals of Obingwa and its environs, and as such have been really deserving of the gestures.
The Governor famous specifically that the Jap Ngwa Police Divisional headquarters has been at Umuobiakwa for shut to a few and a half a long time with no official residence for the DPO who most instances involves work from exterior the realm.
He challenged the Safety Chiefs to make enough use of the buildings, reminding them that they’ve a accountability to guard and handle it nicely for his or her use and for his or her successors going ahead.
Responding, the Brigade Commander of the 14 Brigade of the Nigerian Military Ohafia, Brigadier Normal SB Kumapayi, conveyed the gratitude of the Chief of Military Workers to the Governor for the great present of help for the operations of the Military within the space.
He famous that the Governor has continuously supported the Military of their work throughout the state and acknowledged that this newest help will ginger the officers into better motion.
He assured the Governor that the officers will redouble their efforts and make sure that peace, safety and tranquility continues to reign within the State and warned criminals to keep away from the State because the officers and males of the Military are fight prepared.
Additionally talking, the State Commissioner of Police, CP Janet Agbede reechoed the phrases of the Military Brigade Commander and thanked the Governor on behalf of the Inspector Normal of Police for his constant help to the Police within the State.
He assured the Governor that the official residence can be nicely taken care of.