By Devota Mwachang’a
Tanzanian Inspector General of Police (IGP) Simon Sirro joined Police chiefs in the 19th annual general meeting (AGM) of the East African Police Chiefs Cooperation Organization (EAPCCO) held in Kampala, Uganda.
The EAPCCO brought together Police chiefs to discuss crucial security issues including Cross Border Organized Crimes, sharing and exchanging administrative experience.
A fraction of Police chiefs attend the East African Police Chiefs Cooperation Organization (EAPCCO) in Uganda's capital city Kampala
During the opening of the three-day AGM (September 13-15), Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, who represented by his Vice President, Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi advised the police chiefs to use the police and security arrangements to create an environment or conditions that will ensure that the agenda of radical transformation in the state of life of African people is achieved.
Twelve EAPCCO member countries – Burundi, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Seychelles, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda – as well as representatives from INTERPOL.