The Commissioner of Police ,Imo state, CP NASIRU MOHAMMED Visited Okigwe Local government to interact with the stakeholders and Hausa/ Fulani communities in the Zone.
The occasion which took place at the Divisional Police Hqrs Okigwe,on the Tuesday 9th February,2021 had in attendance, the Traditional rulers, Youth leaders, President generals of various Town Unions, Women leaders, Hausa/ Fulani communities members, Farmers, Rep. Of the LGA Chair Person, Councillors etc.
The CP charged them to live peacefully with each other, and eschew violence, as he said violence does no one any good.
He further charged them to promptly and amicably resolve any issue that may arose among them, and further commended them for have a very effective committee that dialogues on issues relating to the parties especially on Farmers/herders conflict.
Finally, the CP urged them to tolerate each other’s excesses as that is the only way to peaceful coexistence.
Speaking on the occasion, the representative of the various groups, thanked the CP for finding time to come and interact them and promised to continue coexisting peaceful.
The head of the Hausa community also used the opportunity to thank the people of the area for being good landlords, as he said he had lived their for over thirty years without any issues, and that any issue that arose, had always been settled amicably.
Credit: PPRO Imo State.