By OKUNADE ADEKUNLE
The Deputy Majority Leader of the German Federal Parliament, Mr. Thorsten Frei, has expressed optimism in Amotekun, a security outfit established by governors from the South West zone to protect the region.
Frei, who is also the Deputy Chairman federal parliamentary group spoke about the security outfit during his courtesy visit to the Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa.
He said that his visit had to do with ‘Legislative Work at State Level’.
Frei also expressed his pleasure at the pace of development in Lagos.
While speaking, Obasa expressed delight that Lagos is rated high across the world, assuring that there was nothing to fear about safety in the state.
Obasa described Lagos as a safe state and assured the foreign lawmakers and other prospective investors that the state is calmer than many big cities of the world.
Frei is a top functionary of the Christian Democratic Union, the Ruling Party in Germany.
On the delegation of the visit is Ms.Alexander Herr, the Deputy Consul General of the German Consulate in Lagos.