Chief Minister Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Hajiji Haji Noor witnessed today the handing over of duty from DCP Mohd Ali Tamby to DCP Victor Sanjos as the new commander of the Eastern Sabah Security Command (ESSCOM). Victor’s appointment will take effect on July 3. Mohd Ali who had just replaced DCP Datuk Hamzah Ahmad on May 18 will be going to Kelantan to take over Victor’s former post of deputy police chief.
Also present at the brief ceremony held at Menara Kinabalu were State Secretary Datuk Seri Panglima Sr Safar Untong, Assistant Minister to the Chief Minister Datuk Nizam Abu Bakar Titingan, State Home Affairs and Research Secretary Datuk Awang Shahminan Awang Sahari, Bukit Aman Internal Security and Public Order Department director Datuk Hazani Ghazali and Esscom senior officers. Photo shows Hajiji (centre) with Victor (right), Safar (3 rd left), Hazani (3 rd right) as well as former ESSCOM commanders DCP Mohd Ali Tamby (left) and DCP Datuk Hamzah Ahmad (2 nd left) after the ceremony