The Governor of Bayelsa State, Senator Douye Diri, has applauded President Muhammadu Buhari and the police excessive command for establishing the Zone 16 Police Headquarters in Yenagoa, the state capital.
He additionally added that the brand new police formation would promote the standing of the state within the safety structure of the nation and in addition enhance his administration’s stance on zero tolerance to crime.
Senator Diri said this through the courtesy go to of the Assistant Inspector-Basic of Police in command of Zone 16, Austin Agbolahan, to Authorities Home, Yenagoa.
His phrases: “Let me specific my profound gratitude to the Inspector Basic of Police and certainly President Buhari for approving the siting of this new police headquarters on this state overlaying Bayelsa and Rivers.
“With the approaching of this zonal command, it’s a sign that there is no such thing as a hiding place for felony parts within the state. Due to this fact, they need to have a change of coronary heart and be a part of the federal government in selling peaceable co-existence in Yenagoa and environs.”
He additionally thanked the fast previous Commissioner of Police, Nkereuwem Akpan, for his meritorious service within the state, which he mentioned has earned him a deserved elevation to the place of Assistant Inspector Basic of Police.
Senator Diri introduced the supply of a brief operational base and official lodging for the AIG in command of the zone whereas his safety workforce would work out modalities for a clean take-off of the everlasting workplace for the command.
In his remarks, AIG Austin Agbolahan promised that extra manpower sources at his disposal can be adequately geared up to fight crime within the state.
He solicited the help of the state authorities within the provision of logistics assist to facilitate the total take-off of the command.