By: Awesome Ekene
A group, Gender Perspective and Social Development Centre has donated a toll free line and Telephone Set to Gender Unit of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Anambra state.
Leader of the delegation, Mrs Eucharia Aniekwe who made the presentation to NSCDC State Commandant, Everestus Obiyo said the gesture was to enable the Gender Unit function effectively in the area of incidence reporting of cases of gender -based violence.
She appreciated the Command for always partnership them on the Stop Violence against women campaign.
Responding, Comdt.Everestus applauded the supportive gesture of the NGO since the toll free telephone set would enable the Command to respond timely to gender related cases.
He reiterated that security needs the support of everyone, assuring the group that the Command would not relent in its efforts in protecting women and children against violence.
He called on members of the Public to reach the Command on any case or incidence of gender-based violence with the toll free number 07065118145.