The Nigerian Navy and Nigerian Police Force collaborated to strengthen security for the security of lives and property in the country.
The Police Public Relations Officer Zone 2 Command, Onikan, DSP Hawa Idris-Adamu, made this understood in a statement on Friday in Lagos.
Idris-Adamu said that the recently elected Flag Officer Commanding (FOC) Naval Training Command, Rear Admiral Frederick Ogu, paid a courtesy visit to the office of the Assistant Inspector-General of Police, AIG Ahmed Iliyasu in charge of the Zonal Command during which the proposed collaboration were pertained to.
“The FOC said that the purpose for the visit was to enhance supervision of the existing synergy between the agencies,’’ she stated.
According to the PPRO, Iliyasu restated the readiness of the Police to synergise with the Nigeria Navy in combating crime and criminality in the region.
“The best practices using society policing technique will be deployed as well as retaining a unified working connection with the Nigerian Navy,’’ Idris-Adamu was quoted as saying.