By Ahmed Ahmed
The Commander 33 Artillery Brigade of the Nigeria Army Bauchi, Brig Gen Emmanuel Egbe has urged to enhance synergy with sister agencies for effective constitutional responsibilities.
Egbe stated this when he led troops from the Brigade as well as officers of other security agencies along some roads in Bauchi during a 10-kilometer joint route march.
He said that its essence was to bring all the services and security agencies together to promote esprit de corps and establish synergy, information gathering to curb challenges of insecurity in the nation.
“It would help them to know how to operate together anytime there are engagements involving security agencies to improve security in the country,” he said
Gen. Egbe explained that, the physical fitness is paramount in the Nigeria Army , adding that you must be fit to perform your constitutional responsibilities.
He encouraged the troops to be more civil in relationships with host communities and move along with other sister agencies.
Egbe urged the troops to be disciplined, honest and remain physically fit to fight the insurgency in the nation.
The Commander scored the Nigerian Army high, saying it had done well in the fight against insecurity, the armed forces and other security agencies are always battle ready to tackle insecurity.
Brig Gen Egbe appreciates wives of officers for supporting and standing by their husbands come rain come shine.
The security agencies that joined army troops in the route march include, The Nigeria Air Force, the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, The Nigerian Immigration Service, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps.
Others are the Federal Road Safety Corps, the Directorate of State Services, members of the National Youth Service Corps among others.