The police constituent of AMISOM has handed over an assortment of essential office equipment that would enhance the efficacy of the Somali Police Force. The equipment donated by the Danish government was officially handed over to General Ahmed Hassan Malin, the commander of the Banadir Police Station in Mogadishu, by the AMISOM Deputy Police Commissioner Ms. Christine Alalo.
The equipment is expected to build the capacity of the police force in line with AMISOM’s mandate to training, mentoring, operational support the forces that conduct both night and day patrols. The receiving officers maintained that the equipment would go a long way in facilitating the work of police officers, to maintain law and order
The Danish government and AMISOM reaffirmed their commitment to strategically advising, supporting the police force regarding logistics and equipment, (and) to equip the police stations.
The equipment which included office furniture; desktop computers, printers, folding chairs, tables, cabinets, solar torches and solar lamps, will be distributed to various police stations in Mogadishu.