The Ebonyi Government has assured residents that the new security outfit in the South-East, called Ebubeagu, will checkmate the rising wave of car theft in the state.
The Commissioner for Border, Peace and Internal Security in the state, Chief Stanley Okoro-Emegha, gave the assurance in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abakiliki on Tuesday.
Okoro-Emegha, who spoke on the successes so far recorded by the organisation, charged the people to be security conscious.
He also urged them to give useful information on crimes to the outfit and other security agencies in the state.
“The car-snatchers have vowed that the people would not sleep and we would also ensure that they do not sleep.
“We will know whether the government is pursuing them or they are pursing the government.
“At the end, we will know whose strength is greater,” he said.
The commissioner said the outfit’s personnel have been fully trained and motivated to secure the people.
He said the…
Source: Vanguard Newspaper