The Commissioner of Police, Taraba State Police Command, Ahmed M. Azare, on Tuesday, May 18, 2021 received the newly posted Brigade Commander, Brigadier General H.I Mabekowu, in his office on a courtesy call.
In a statement made available to NAOSRE and signed by Taraba Police Command Police Public Relations Officer, DSP David Misal.
According to Misal, the courtesy visit followed the establishment of 6 Brigade in Jalingo by the army headquarters, Abuja.
In his remarks, Brigadier General H.I Mabekowu informed the Commissioner that the purpose of the visit was to familiarize himself with the command and seek for collaboration, synergy and intelligence sharing between the police and the military.
General Mabekowu noted that the military recognizes the vital role of the Nigeria police in internal security, stressing that the military needs the support of the police in all angles in order to achieve its mandate.
He assured the CP that he will do all it takes to make the Brigade work within a shortest possible period of time including deployment of other staff officers from the National Headquarters.
Responding, Taraba Police Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Azare explained that the Command has been working cordially with the military in the state and assured the August visitor that the command will do all it takes to strengthen the relationship especially in intelligence gathering and sharing.