The  Nigeria Customs Service Eastern  Marine Command  Port Harcourt
and the Nigeria Security  and Civil Defence Corps [NSCDC]  are to
synergise  for effective performance in the discharge of their duties
in the state.
This  synergy followed  the courtesy call by the new  commandant of
the  NSCDC  Mohammed  Haruna to the Comptroller Eastern Maritime
Command  Usman  Kankara  Bello .customs area controller
During the courtesy call the two  Federal Agencies emphasized the need
for information sharing  between the two  especially in the Riverine
areas of the state with a view to checkmating  the activities of
Smugglers, Pirates , Pipeline Vandals and other nefarious activities
of criminals in the state.
Comptroller Bello  warmly welcomed  commandant Haruna  to River state
and congratulated him in his new appointments  wishing him a
successful  tenure.
Bello also used the opportunity  to condole and commiserate  with him
over the death of NSCDC  officers  who were killed by criminals  in
the Riverine area of the state and advised the officers not to be
deterred  by the death  but to continue to discharge their duties
Responding the  Commandant  expressed his gratitude and  appreciation
for the warm reception by the customs comptroller  and the condolence
message sent to him on the death of the four  NSCDC  officers killed
in line of duty.
At  the  end of the  courtesy visit Comptroller Bello  presented a
plaque  to the Commandant of the NSCDC.