Centre for Crisis Communication (CCC), University of Ibadan, Nigeria, has presented award of excellence in communication during crisis to DSP Ikenga Tochukwu.
Ikenga is the Police Public Relations Officer Anambra State Police Command. The award was presented during Police Public Relations Officer Conference in kakanfo Inn & Conference Ibadan, Oyo State.
The Executive Secretary of Centre for Crisis Communication (CCC) and the Chairman of the Panel of Jury, Air Commodore Yusuf Anas Rtd noted that since the appointment of Tochukwu Ikenga as Anambra State Police Spokesperson, he has demonstrated professionalism in managing conflict sensitive reports through effective media relations, constructive stakeholders engagement and responsible timely responses to enquiries.
DSP Ikenga Tochukwu while receiving the award, thanked God for his mercies and also thank the Inspector General of Police IGP Usman Alkali Baba, the Assistant Inspector General of Police in charge of Zone 13, AIG Abutu Yaro and his direct boss Commissioner of Police, CP Echeng Echeng for their guidance and believing in him.
He also dedicate this feat to CP Frank Mba Mni and other persons who has impacted in his career.
DSP Ikenga, who disclosed the award information in statement, to Journalists in Awka, on Tuesday, said those in attendance were Deputy Inspector General of Police in charge of Force Criminal Investigations Department, DIG Johnson Babatunde Kokumo, the Commissioner of Police Oyo State, CP Adebowale Williams, the Force Public Relations Officer, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi and other senior officers/representatives of other security agencies.