Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has applauded security agencies in the State for ensuring that the lives and property of the people are secured at all times.
The Governor gave the commendation at the 2018 Police Community Relations Committee (PCRC)/Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) interactive seminar, held at Magbon, Abeokuta.
Amosun, represented by the Head of Service, Mr. Abayomi Sobande, observed that as the election period was fast approaching, there was need for the Police to build confidence in the people, by discharging its duties professionally.
He commended the State Police Commissioner, Mr. Ahmed Iliyasu. for distinguishing himself as a natural leader, whose landmark achievements are visible, encouraging the Force to keep the flag flying.
Earlier in his remark, CP Iliyasu admonished officers and men of the force to be more proactive and dedicated to their duties, urging them to shun poor attitude to work, indolence, materialism and treat everyone equally irrespective of their personality in the society.
Guest speaker at the occasion, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), said it was time to reform the Police and other security agencies for effectiveness, adding that it was also imperative that necessary equipment and the welfare of the personnel be looked into.