Nigerian Police to strengthen collaboration with Interpol

Mohammed Husaini,Abuja


The Nigerian Government has pledged to further strengthen it’s collaboration with the International Security Organizations to unravel Security challenges bedeviling the country.

The Minister of Police Affairs  Alhaji Muhammad Dingyadi Stated this at the Opening Ceremony of the 2019 INTERPOL WEEK held in Abuja.

Alhaji Dingyadi explained that, “Nigeria has been facing series of Criminal Security Challenges ranging from Terrorism, Banditry, Kidnapping, Proliferation of Arms and other illicit Crimes.”

He expressed the believe that with Interpol as a the Global Police Organization with membership from 194 countries would to track the activities of Criminal in the Country.

The Minister of Police Affairs said in view of president Muhammadu Buhari’s Commitment to reposition the police for better service delivery, His Ministry would assist the Inspector General Police to ensure necessary tools and equipment needed by police is secured to take policing to the next level”.

The Inspector General of Police IGP Muhammad Adamu Maintain that the week long activities of Interpol week which was first of it’s kind  was designed to improve the  competence and Capacity Building of Participants towards addressing the Challenges across the globe.

The events with the theme “ For a Safer World” was also featured with the ground breaking ceremony of seven story building as Interpol Corporate  Headquarters to be located in Abuja.

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