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Governor Otu Reaffirms Commitment To Combat Crime

By Sylvia Akpan, Government House Correspondent Cross River Governor, Sen. Bassey Otu has reaffirmed his administration’s commitment to supporting security agencies to combat crimes in the State. Governor represented by his Deputy, Rt. Hon. Peter Odey made the pledge, when he received the Deputy Inspector General of Police in charge of South-South, DIG Sokari Pedro

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#TDWAJ EPISODE 382 – Towards An Improved Police – Civilian Relationship

The Nigerian Police Force is the primary law enforcement agency in Nigeria today. Its history is traceable to the establishment of a Police constabulary in present day Lagos in the 1820’s by the British colonialists. It has grown over the centuries to about 400,000 in its rank and file today with presence in all 678

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Technology: Cross River Police Command Launches, Commence Training Of Officers On Surveillance Drone Operations

By Patrick Obia  The Cross River State Command of the Nigerian Police Force has launched drones/ Unmanned Aviation Vehicles (UAVs) aerial surveillance operations training to beef up security in the State. The Command said the initiative aims to enhance the State’s security apparatus by integrating cutting-edge technology into its surveillance efforts. With not less than

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Business Operators Charged To Be More Security Conscious, As Police Seeks Collaboration

By Patrick Obia The Cross River State Command of the Nigerian Police Force has emphasized the importance of security consciousness among private business operators and hoteliers in the State. The Police gave the charge in a press release issued on Friday, May 10, 2024, by the Command’s Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Irene Ugbo,

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Eid-El Fitr: Police Felicitate With Muslims Faithful, Assures Hitch-Free Celebration, Warns Men Of Underworld 

By Patrick Obia The Nigerian Police Force, Cross River State Command, has felicitated with the Muslim faithful on the 2024 Eid-El Fitr Celebration, saying it will be hitch-free and in a secure atmosphere. The State Commissioner of Police, CP Gyogon Grimah gave the assurance in a press release signed and issued in Calabar by the

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Police Felicitate With Christians On Easter, Assures A Secure Atmosphere Of Celebration

By Patrick Obia The Cross River State Command of the Nigerian Police Force has felicitated with Christian faithful in the State, ensuring a hitch-free and secure atmosphere of celebration. The Command gave the assurance in a press release signed and made available by its Police Public Relations Officer, SP Irene Ugbo, for the Commissioner of

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Cross River Government Reinstates Ban On Motorcycle In Calabar

By Able Winnard The Cross River State Government has reinstated the total ban on the use of motorcycles along major highways and some roads in the Calabar metropolis. In a press release signed and made available by the Commissioner for Information in the State, Erasmus Ekpang, quoting the statement of the State Security Adviser, Major

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NSCDC Seeks Partnership With State Assembly To Tackle Vandalism, Others

By Mary Bassey, House Of Assembly Correspondent The Speaker of the Cross River State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Elvert Ayambem has assured the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) of proactive measures and motions to reduce vandalism in the State. He gave the assurance during the NSCDC courtesy visit to the Assembly on

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