Anambra honours outstanding security officials

By Sunny A. David

Outstanding officials of security agencies in  Anambra State have been honoured by the state government.

Governor Willie Obiano in company of his wife, made the presentations during a special dinner night at the Governor’s Country Home, Aguleri.

Deputy Speaker of Anambra State house of Assembly, Dr. Paschal Agbodike, Pharmacist Obinna Emeneka, representing Anambra East, Alhaji Labaran Maku, Traditional Ruler of Aguleri, Igwe Mike Idigo, service commanders, among others, attended the event.

Governor Obiano said that Anambra State is at the fore front of rewarding work excellence, calling people at different positions or areas of calling to avoid abusing God-given privileges and opportunities as the day of reckoning and reward is imminent.

The Governor who made a case for the upgrade of financial emoluments of security agents, tasked the federal Road Safety officials on ridding Anambra roads of bad vehicles, as well as pay attention to vehicles with bad tires, for safety sake.

Commendation letters to out-gone service commanders, awards to outstanding officers as well as support for widows of fallen officers, featured at the dinner.