By Abubakar Abdullahi
The Commissioner of Police, Gombe State Command, CP Oqua Etim, has urged citizens of Gombe State and Nigeria at large to embrace the values of good conduct and abide by the laws of the land.
The CP stated this in a statement issued by the Gombe State Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Mahid Muazu Abubakar, to mark Nigeria’s Independence @63 and Gombe @27.
As Nigeria marks 63 years, CP Etim expresses confidence in the bright future that lies ahead for Gombe State as it marks 27, saying, that working hand in hand, the people of Gombe State can contribute towards building a stronger, more united Nigeria, driven by the spirit of patriotism and dedication.
The commissioner of police emphasized the importance of being law-abiding citizens and encouraged everyone to contribute positively to society, becoming ambassadors for both Gombe State and Nigeria.
He said by upholding these principles, the people of Nigeria can play an instrumental role in the development and progress of the state, ensuring a prosperous future for all.
Furthermore, as the custodian of law and order in Gombe State, the CP issued a stern warning to those with criminal intentions, firmly stating that Gombe State is not a haven for criminal activities, and law enforcement agencies are determined to maintain peace and security across the state.
CP Etim urges residents to be vigilant and report any suspicious activities to the appropriate authorities, to create a secure and peaceful environment where progress and prosperity thrive.