By Emmanuel Daudu/Abuja
The General Officer Commanding (GOC) 81 Division Nigerian Army Maj Gen Godwin Umelo has pledged to sustain the collaboration between the Army and Police in combating security challenges within area of operational responsibility covering Lagos and Ogun States to the Assistant Inspector General of Police Zone 2 Command AIG Illiyasu Ahmed.
The courtesy visit by the GOC was in furtherance of the synergy and collaboration between Nigerian Army and the Nigeria Police in ensuring the security and protection of lives and property. The GOC noted that 2 sister services roles are interwoven hence the need to sustain synergy and collaboration to close gaps that may arose from time to time between the 2 services.
in his remarks, the AIG lauded the existing synergy and collaboration between the 2 services and reiterated on the commitment and readiness of the Zonal Command to continue to partner with the Nigerian Army in.combating crime and criminality towards ensuring security of life and property .
some of the highlights of the courtesy visit include the inspection of quarter guard mounted by the GOC mounted by men of the Headquarters Nigerian Police Zone 2 Command Onikan,Lagos and exchange of souvenirs by the GOC and AIG