The Anambra State Police Command and the management of Nnamdi Azikwe University, Awka, Friday, resolved to collaborate to check crimes in the institution.
In attendance included the students’ union government of the institution and the state commissioner of homeland security affairs.
The meeting was aimed at addressing the recent security breaches in some of the hostels along Ifite, our correspodent gathered.
The state police public relations officer, DSP Tochukwu Ikenga, said some of the resolutions of the meeting are ‘another elaborate meeting with the private hostel owners, the presidents of hostels, and other stakeholders, especially at Ifite on the need to provide securities to the hotels’.
The state commissioner of police was represented by the deputy commissioner of police in charge of Operations, DCP John Obuagbaka.
It was gathered that the command has since embarked on an intensive patrol, improved operational positioning, and deployment of covert operatives as a solution to the security situation in the area.
The CP emphasized the need for cooperation and actionable intelligence.
The command urged the public to call the control room number 07039194332 in cases of emergencies.
“Furthermore, to request security services, you can call the Area Commander, Awka, 07067950441; DPO B Division, 08064521837; DPO Central Police Station, Awka, 07031583583, and the command’s public relations officer 08039334002 for a prompt response,” DSP Ikenga stated.