Festus Gbanie, the District Coordinator of the Office of National Security (ONS), on Tuesday, September 19th, 2023, updated Sierraloaded on the current security situation in Pujehun District. The address served to underscore the government’s unwavering commitment to ensuring peace and security within the district and throughout the nation.
Mr. Gbanie began his briefing by acknowledging that Pujehun District had encountered certain security challenges in recent months. However, he assured the community that proactive measures had been implemented to tackle these issues head-on.
One of the key points emphasized by District Coordinator Gbanie was the collaborative effort between the Office of National Security (ONS) and various security agencies, including the police and the military. These collaborations were instrumental in enhancing security operations in the district, and Mr. Gbanie expressed his appreciation for the dedication and bravery of the security personnel who tirelessly safeguarded the residents and upheld the rule of law.
Mr. Gbanie also highlighted the pivotal role of community participation in addressing security threats. He called upon residents to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activities or individuals promptly to the relevant authorities. He stressed that community engagement is a cornerstone of effective security measures, making it essential for fostering trust and cooperation among residents.
As part of ongoing efforts, the Office of National Security (ONS), in conjunction with other stakeholders, is actively working to implement strategies aimed at bolstering security in critical areas of the district. These strategies encompass increased patrols, intelligence gathering, and the establishment of community watch groups to strengthen security at the grassroots level.
In closing, District Coordinator Festus Gbanie expressed heartfelt gratitude to the residents of Pujehun District for their unwavering cooperation and support in maintaining security. He reaffirmed the government’s steadfast commitment to creating a safe and secure environment for all residents and encouraged them to remain resilient in the face of security challenges.
The update provided by Mr. Gbanie serves as a testament to the government’s dedication to preserving peace and security in Pujehun District, and it underscores the vital role that both security forces and the community play in achieving this goal.