Rivers SARS Honour Retirees Steve Okeke
The Rivers State Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) of the State Police Command recently honoured some of its personnel who retired from the service in 2018.
The event which was held at the SARS operational office in Rukpokwu in the Obio Akpor local government area of the state attracted large number of the public including members of the host community.
Speaking at the occasion, the state Commander of the SARS, Mr. Akin Fakorade said the event was organized to appreciate the contributions of the former employees to the successes and achievements recorded by the squad.
He added that the event also offers members of the unit the opportunity to unwind and interact with members of the public as a way towards promoting better relationship with the people.
Fakorade commended the personnel of the unit for their resilient performances in the year and called for consistent support of the public in the task of ridding the state of violent crimes.
Audu Ahmed, commended the gallant efforts of the retirees during their years in the service of the unit, adding that they were overwhelmed with the honour.
Highlights of the event were conferment of awards on some of the retirees.