Published on: Wednesday, July 09, 2014
Kota Kinabalu: The State Government welcomes and fully supports the Prime Minister's announcement on the restructuring of the Eastern Sabah Security Command (Esscom).
Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Aman also thanked the Prime Minister and Federal Government for being concerned and always giving priority to the effort to strengthen security aspects especially in the areas involved.
On the appointment of Deputy Police Commissioner Datuk Abdul Rashid Harun as Esscom Commander which he felt is a timely move, he said Abdul Rashid indeed has vast experiences and high capabilities to boost the effectiveness, efficiency and calibre as well as strong coordination between all security agencies under Esscom.
The State Government would continue to provide strong support and collaboration to the effort to fine-tune and boost the Esscom operations in ensuring the people's security and State's sovereignty continue to be preserved.