He observed the Ghana Police Service has contributed in ensuring the safety and security of banks in the country, which he noted has given banks in the country a secured environment to operate.
“We have had instances of robbery attempts in some banks but the police have been timely and brave in responding and I wish to commend them for their commitment to duty”, he said.
Mr. Asiedu made the remarks when the Accra Central Divisional Police Commander, Assistant Commissioner of Police, Maame Yaa TiwaaAddo-Danquah paid a courtesy call on him.
He pledged the bank’s commitment to support the Accra Central Division of the Ghana Police Service in their quest to peace and security maintenance for organisations and companies to go about their business.
“As a bank, we need a peaceful and secured atmosphere to operate and I am glad the police service has shown over time that they are up to the task in providing us with the peaceful environment needed for our businesses to thrive,” he said.
According to Mr. Asiedu, theadequate security provided by the Police Service has contributed to the trust customers have in walking into banking halls to transact business.
Mr. Asiedu indicated that the bank would soon roll out tailored made products and services for selected institutions including the Police Service so as to enable them enjoy the full benefits of banking.
The Accra Divisional Police Commander, Assistant Commissioner of Police Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah thanked the bank for their assistance over the years and pledged her administration’s continuous provision of security to the bank and its environs.
“We want to ensure that companies and organizations operating within my jurisdiction enjoy the necessary peace and security as they go about their business, she said.