As a part of measures to accentuate the struggle towards insecurity in Ondo State, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, on Tuesday, suggested the elected chairmen throughout the 18 native authorities areas of the state to interact hunters and vigilantes within the safety of their council areas.
In keeping with Akeredolu, the native vigilantes and hunters have to be those that will be capable to work successfully with the State Safety Community in any other case generally known as ‘Amotekun’
The governor acknowledged this throughout a gathering with the native authorities chairmen, which was held on the Cocoa Convention Corridor of the Governor’s Workplace, Alagbaka, Akure, the state capital.
The transfer by the governor was coming a couple of days after some hunters and vigilantes in Akunu-Akoko in Akoko South West Native Authorities Space of the state killed a member of a kidnapping gang and rescued seven travellers.
Whereas assuring that at the very least two automobiles shall be supplied for the Amotekun Corps in every of 18 native authorities areas throughout the state, Akeredolu maintained that the transfer will additional assist the operatives within the struggle towards crimes throughout the three senatorial districts of the state.
Akeredolu famous that the Amotekun corps is the important thing to the efficient safety of lives and properties of the folks of the state, urging the native authorities chairmen to work successfully with the corps.
Contain hunters, vigilantes within the struggle towards insecurity – Akeredolu tells Ondo LG Chairmen