16th September, 2010
As part of their corporate social responsibility gesture, Sterling Bank Plc, UNIC InsuranceÂ Plc, CFAO and Costain Plc, recently donated materials and cash to Iponri Division of PoliceÂ Community Relations Committee (PCRC).
Speaking on the donation, Rotarian Bankole Akibu, the PCRC Chairman, said it was first ofÂ its kind and called for a good working relation with the bank, companies and policemenÂ within the division.
Mrs. Abimbola Sowemimo, Head, Brand Management and Communication; Mr. Olubode Dada, ChiefÂ Security Officer; Mr. Agetu Clement and Mr. Tope Bello, all of Sterling Bank, told theÂ committee members that the gesture was in line with the companyâ€™s policy to assistÂ communities in any area of endeavour.
Dada, the CSO, said the bank enjoys good working relationship with the Nigerian Police,Â especially at the state level and commend Iponri Division for its good job in maintainingÂ peace within the community.
Items donated include two split air conditioners, building materials worth millions of nairaÂ and cash.
Also in attendance during the presentation were, the Divisional Police Officer (DPO), Mr.Â Abraham Oyeniyi (SP); Alhaji Jinadu Mustpha, Welfare Officer; M. Egege, General Sectary;Â Prince Sunny Yemi Adenowo, Chairman, Area C PCRC; Alhaji Balogun and other officers fromÂ Iponri Police Station.