To enhance the efforts of the Imo State Government in maintaining peace and security, the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, PSC received Armoured Personnel Carriers donated by the Imo State Governor, His Excellency, Distinguished Senator Uzodimma to the Imo State Police Force.
Governor Uzodimma commended the Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari and heads of security agencies in the country, including the Police for their effort and sacrifices towards the restoration of peace in Imo State.
“We shall never forget the supreme sacrifice they made to keep Imo State safe. May their gallant souls rest in peace,” the Governor said.
Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, PSC on his part commended the Governor for his efforts at leading the charge to maintain peace and security in the State. According to the IGP, Imo State required a leader with the political will as demonstrated by Governor Uzodimma, who according to him, has given practical, meaning and exceptional courage to secure his people. He added that the donations by the Imo State Government will change the policing narrative in the State and the entire Southeast region of Nigeria.
The ceremony was witnessed by top Government officials, traditional rulers, the clergy and officers of the Nigerian Police.