Foiled Robbery: Obiano doles out N2 million cash reward to eight Police officers


… As Mrs. Obiano gives out four bags of rice to officers      

The Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano yesterday gave cash reward of Two Million Naira (N2, 000,000) to Police operatives who foiled the robbery attack at Regina Caeli Junction, along Enugu-Onitsha Expressway, Awka on Monday in order to boost their morale and encourage others to emulate them.

Similarly, the Governor’s wife, Chief Mrs. Ebelechukwu Obiano (Osodieme) equally donated four bags of 50Kg Rice to the police operatives.

According to a statement signed by the Police Public Relations Officer of the Anambra State Police command, SP Haruna Mohammed, in Awka on Tuesday, the Police operatives comprised of three Inspectors, four Sergeants and one Constable attached to Department of Operations and MOPOL 29 PMF Awka.

Responding after presenting the cash to the affected officers who were given Two Hundred and Fifty Thousand Naira (N250,000) and 25Kg bag of rice each, the Commissioner of Police Anambra State, CP John Abang thanked the Governor and his wife for motivating the officers.

The CP who said the gesture would go a long way in boosting the morale of the officers and encourage them to redouble their efforts further assured His Excellency and all Ndi Anambra that the command under his watch would continue to enhance safety and security in the State and deny criminal elements the opportunities to perpetrate their dastardly acts in the state.

Photo: Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano.

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