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Cross Rivers govt hails police, recognizes officers




The Cross River State Carnival Fee has hailed the Commissioner of Police, CP S. Okay. Akande, and the Assistant Commissioner of Police Division of Operations, ACP Cletus Chris Nwadiogbu for his or her contribution to the safety of Cross River State.


The duo have been honored on third of April, 2021 by the Fee.

The CP was honored not just for his position because the Mopol Commander which created a conducive surroundings for the graduation of carnival in 2004, however for additionally re-enacting the identical efficiency inside few months as CP CRS.

Then again, the AC OPS, ACP Cletus Nwadiogbu who was described as “the pillar of carnival safety” by a number of the invited company and members of the fee, was honoured for his selfless, skilled, and relentless dedication to obligation which ensured peaceable and crime-free conduct of carnival actions and Christmas celebrations since 2016.

Talking with DAILY POST, the Assistant Commissioner of Police, in command of operations, ACP Cletus Nwadiogbu lamented the actions of hoodlums within the state, noting that with the digitalized expertise, the hoodlums might be flushed out.

“Presently, we’re digitalizing policing in Cross River State since criminality goes digital. We’re additionally going to digitalize our operations, we have now to go forward of the criminals; that’s what we try to herald,” he acknowledged.

Nwadiogbu who stated that by the grace of God and by the top of this month, no person will hear something about kidnapping stated, ”Should you hear kidnapping, the subsequent factor you’ll hear might be he has been caught.”

On his recognition, he stated, “I’m very a lot at alert. it’s a motivation, it’s good if you work, anyone by the aspect will say properly completed and if you find yourself informed properly completed, it energizes you to work extra.”

Additionally talking, the Commissioner of Police, CP Sikiru Akande informed our correspondent that safety state of affairs within the state has improved, noting that when he got here in 2002, it was worse.

“Once we got here in 2002, Calabar was worse than this once I got here, and we have been in a position to do it, as at 2002, by 7pm it was fully lifeless. It was the onerous work we put in earlier than the election in 2003 that helped us.

After I was commander of Mopol, I’ve 600 Policemen however as commissioner of Police in the present day, I’ve 5,000 males so Cross Riverians must be relaxation guarantee that we’re going to put extra vitality to safe Cross River State.

“When the state is secured, tourism will develop and fortunately for me, I’ve a brother right here who’s keen to serve the state and two of us are on the helm of affairs, creating an enabling surroundings for safety growth of the state.

“We’re going to accomplice extra and stronger in order that we make it possible for Cross River State is peaceable,” the CP acknowledged.

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