By Stanley Onyekwere
In order to boost security of lives and property, the Division Police Officer (DPO), in charge of Kuje Area Council, Harrison Oruruo has appealed to the chairman of the council to establish police outposts in difficult terrains in the area.
Oruruo noted that there have daunting challenges of conducting patrol activities in Kuje and environs.
He made this point when he received the chairman of the council in his office who was on familiarisation tour, recently.
The Kuje Police Chief, told the chairman’s entourage that the divisional police headquaters need to be upgraded as well as additional patrol vans are required to enhance operation.
The DPO called on the traditional rulers in the area to form vigilante groups in their various dormain to assist the police in curbing criminal activities in the area.
Earlier, the chairman of the Council, Hon. Abdullahi Sabo, disclosed that his team was in the station to seek the collaboration of all security chiefs working in the area aimed at boosting their morale in the area of crime fighting.
Sabo assured that the council will to look into the challenges being faced by the security personnel in the area.
He however commended the police on the significant role they played in ensuring peaceful coexistence during the last elections in Kuje.
Furthermore, the Council Chairman pledged to operate an all-inclusive governance, with a view to providing exceptional and proactive leadership, so as to ensure the delivery of democratic dividends to the residents, irrespective of ethnic and religious backgrounds.