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Senator Eteng Visit Security Chiefs, Seeks Collaboration To Tackle Insecurity In Cross River Central

Senator representing Cross River Central in the National Assembly, Senator Eteng Williams, has called for collaboration with security agencies in the State to tackle insecurity in the Central Senatorial District of Cross River State.

This was made known during a courtesy visit to some heads of key security agencies in Cross River State.

The courtesy visit which began with a warm reception at the office of the Commissioner of Police in Cross River State, was followed by a visit to the Commandant, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Cross River State Command and the final leg was a visit to the Director of the Department of State Services (DSS) Cross River State Command.

Throughout each visit, the Senator expressed gratitude to the heads of the respective agencies for their dedication and efforts in ensuring the safety and security of the community, especially during the festive season. He emphasized the need to do more to tackle the recent issues of kidnapping in some communities in Ikom Local Government Area.

Recognizing the crucial role they play in maintaining law and order, Senator Williams charged the security agencies to improve information gatherings that will avert communal clashes as they go into the farming season.

In response, the heads of the DSS, NSCDC, and Police expressed their appreciation for the Senator’s visit, recognizing it as a testament to his commitment to ensuring the safety of the lives and properties of his constituents.

They echoed their readiness to collaborate closely, pooling their expertise and resources for the greater benefit of the citizens.