The Nigeria Police Force, Oyo state command has pushed for greater friendly connections between security organizations so that they can work together to fight the many problems plaguing the nation.
Mr. Adebowale Williams, the commissioner of police for the state, made the call while paying Mr. Micheal Adaralewa, commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, a courtesy visit.
According to the police commissioner, good ties between sister agencies would go a long way toward filling every gap in the security industry and achieving a safe and secure environment.
“If the man in the border is not doing his job well, Police will have problems, civil defense will have problems, because you will have problem on your head than he is suppose to handle”.
The NSCDC Commandant, Mr. Micheal Adaralewa, praised the efforts of the Police Commissioner and stated that the visit will help to strengthen the bonds between the two organizations and create a positive working environment.
Mr. Adaralewa stated that the NSCDC was prepared to collaborate with the Police and other sister agencies to create a safe haven for the community.
“We need each other, we can’t work in isolation, there is no way we will not have misunderstanding once in a while, but the ability to resolve it and forge ahead should be paramount”
“Civil Defence is ready hundred percent to always be part of you as a partner in progress”
Meanwhile, NSCDC in Oyo state has decorated one hundred and thirty eight newly promoted officers .
While decorating the promoted officers, NSCDC Commandant, Mr Micheal Adaralewa said the promotion borne out of efforts of the Corps to encourage hard work, promote the culture of merit and reward excellence.
“We should all know that promotion is from God and that you should see it as an opportunity to redouble your in security service delivery to our dear nation bearing in mind the present security challenges and the need to overcome it”
Mr Adaralewa, therefore, called on the officers who were yet to be promoted, not to relent in discharging their duty accordingly.
One of the newly promoted officers, Mr Adeyemi Oluokun who appreciated God for his elevation promised to redouble his efforts as promotion came with more responsibilities.