Abdulrahman Dambazau, Minister Of Interior

The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau, has called for more collaboration and cooperation to defeat the insurgents in the West African Sub-region.
Dambazau made the call at the opening of the 16th Annual General Meeting of the West African Police Chiefs Committee WAPCCO and Forum of Ministers in charge of Security in Abuja.
The Minister said that the Federal Government was committed to developing responsive security agencies that are equipped, proactive and ready to face challenges by using international best practices.
According to him, emphasis is placed on training and re-training as a means of repositioning the entire security apparatus to secure the lives and property of the citizens and visitors.
Dambazau said that the ministry would continue to provide the needed leadership in terms of policy direction and intervention in the area of infrastructure for security agencies in the country.
He charged the participants to come up with robust security strategies to tackle the security challenges confronting the region.