New Commissioner of Police, Zamfara Police Command, CP Ayuba N. Elkana at media briefing

The New Commissioner of Police, Zamfara Police Command, CP Ayuba N. Elkana has vowed to work professionally to ensure restoration of peace in the State.

The CP during a maiden Press briefing at the Command’s Headquarter in Gusau expressed the command’s commitments and determination on strengthening the existing security architecture designed by both the Inspector General of Police and the state government to ensure success in the fight against criminality.

Elkana who appealed for media support, said community policing would be strengthened with a view to carrying members of the society along and encouraged them to actively participate in the policing affairs of their respective environments.

According to Him, the Zamfara State Police Command in collaboration with the State government, other security agencies, traditional Rulers, Community and Religious leaders were determined to ensure total onslaught against the recalcitrant bandits and other criminal elements.

CP Ayuba Elkana therefore called on the bandits to surrender their arms and embrace the peace initiative of the state government to ensure peaceful Zamfara State.

He noted that, His policing strategy would be intelligence driven, community participation and engagement to embrace human security and development services that required diverse expertise.

The Commissioner of Police who acknowledged the support given to the command by the IGP said, the Command under his watch would discharge its mandates in accordance with the provisions of the Nigerian Constitution and other professional ethics of the Force and vowed not to tolerate any form of Human Rights violation, corrupt practices and other unprofessional conduct.

Abdulrazak Kaura