H.E. Riccardo Milici, Ambassador At Large to Italy has presented a certificate of appreciation to Mayor Jefferson Koijee for his valuable services at the Monrovia City Government and the mutual relationship between the two nations: Liberia and Italy.
Security items for the Monrovia City Police: Pepper Spray, Nose Mask, and Taser amongst others were presented with an intent to enforce active policy and proper control within the city of Monrovia.
Speaking during the meeting, Ambassador Riccardo Milici lauded Mayor Koijee for his excellent leadership and genuine service to nation and people, pointing specifically to capacity building and youth empowerment. He further lamented that the security items are samples from the packages that were requested from the City Mayor of Monrovia.
Meanwhile, an MCC release said Amb. Riccardo Milici has promised to deliver a full package as per the request of the Mayor in the soonest possible time.
For his part, Mayor Koijee extolled Amb. Riccardo Milici for the recognition and the items. According to Mayor Koijee, he sees these security items as special utensils for security urbanization that will enable the Monrovia City Police discharge its statutory responsibility in enforcing the Monrovia City Ordinances, at which point he applauded the kind gestures of the Italian Ambassador-at-Large to Liberia for the mutual friendship.
Finally, Mayor Koijee stressed that it is his fervent hope that all of the promises made by the Ambassador-at-Large will come to fruition with more focus in the areas of capacity building and youth empowerment.
Part of the meeting were Col. G. Thomas Garwo Jr., Director of Monrovia City Police, Col. Jimmy D. Wilson, Deputy Director for Administration and Col. Simeon B. Wilson, Deputy Director for Operations. They received the security items on behalf of the Monrovia City Police