Remote Central school receives assistance from Police



Sunday January 29, 2017

Community policing and public relations are very essential aspects of effective policing in this challenging society says Assistant Police Commissioner Sylvester Kalaut.

ACP Kalaut who is Commander of Police in the National Capital District and Central Provinces made this remarks when donating 50 desks and 50 chairs to the Duramu elementary school in the Abau district of the Central Province. Duramu elementary is a remote school in the Central Province that has being providing basic education without proper facilities.


Mr Kalaut said after visiting the school he noticed the challenges faced by the children and decide to help them with the desks and chairs as part of the community policing.

Head Teacher Rupa Abi said it was a first of its kind for the community to receive donation for the police

“I’m very pleased to receive the donation for the police on behalf of the Duramu Elementary school and the community. This will, indeed need have great impact on the community and the school,” Abi said.

The desk and chairs have been previously use by the Southern Division Training Centre at the Gordon. However, Mr Kalaut said the training centre have been moved to Hohola to cater for the temporarily relocation of Central Police headquarters in town to Gordons.

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