From Maiharaji Altine, Gusau
Zamfara state Police Commissioner, CP Abutu Yaro has assured th people of the State that, officers and men of the Command will redouble their commitment and hard work in the promotion and sustenance of public peace, safety and security of Zamfara State this year.
The Commissioner, according to the spokesperson of the Command, SP Mohammed Shehu, gave the assurance yesterday while meeting with the police tactical commanders at the police command Headquarters, Gusau.
He commended Officers and men of the Command for their commitment and sacrifice in the restoration of peace and normalcy in the state and charged them to redouble such hard work in 2021.
Abutu further said that, “Police as a lead agency in internal security has been partnering with other security agencies, Traditional Rulers and members of the host communities in Policing the State and charged the police personnel to sustain such cordial working relationship”.
The CP also said that the ongoing Peace pact of the state government would be consolidated and make it more functional and effective.
He assured that plans were underway to review and reposition the peace process so that all stakeholders would be keyed into the peace accord.
He therefore called on the aggrieved factions to suspend all violence activities and allow the impending dialogue to take place in a conducive atmosphere.
He also warned that the Police and other security agencies would not spare any recalcitrant criminal who refused to toy the line of peace in Zamfara State.
On the area of welfare of officers and men, the CP assured them that the authorities were doing everything possible to see to their welfare, and enjoined them to show more seriousness and enthusiasm in their work so that the authorities can do more for them.
On the area of currupt practices and extortion, the CP warned that the Police under his watch would not condone extortion in all ramifications, especially on the highways.
He however vowed that he would deal with any police officer that engaged himself in currupt practice or any unprofessional act.
He appealed to members of the public to continue to cooperate with the police and other security agencies with credible and timely information on activities of criminal elements in the state.