The Mayor of Calabar, Hon. Effefiong Nta Eke, hosted a Security Council Meeting in the Council Area, comprising of stakeholders from the Council, officers in charge of various police commands, Civil Defense and State Security Services.
Commencing the meeting, the Mayor observed alongside others a one minute silence in honour of the recently murdered police officers in the state.
The Mayor showered encomiums on all security agencies, commending them for the peace and tranquility enjoyed recently in Calabar Municipality. He also emphasized on the need to synergize, get acquainted with various commands for effective security. The Mayor stated that the meeting is for resolutions and solutions to security challenges in Calabar Municipality.
From the security wing, the Area Commander, CSP Deborah Bernard, DPO B Division, CSP Akpan Udeme, DPO A Division, SP Innocent Ayabofu, all spoke unanimously on behalf of other commands on the challenges of security in the Council Area, stating that if the issues raised are adequately addressed, there will be a tremendous boost in the security architecture of Calabar Municipality.
Responding to issues raised by the Security Operatives, the Mayor promised to address them accordingly as well as channel some to HE, the Governor with despatch.
The highlight of the meeting witnessed a photoshoot and exchange of pleasantries.