By Kolawole Olayinka, Abeokuta
In view of the forthcoming Easter celebrations, the Ogun State Police Command wish to assure residents of the state that the Command has put in place a robust security arrangement in order to ensure hitch free Easter celebration.
In view of this, large scale and elaborate tactical as well as covert Policemen have been strategic ally deployed by the Commissioner of Police, CP Ahmed Iliyasu across the length and breadth of the State with a clear mandate of ensuring crime tree Easter celebration. Men of Special units such as FSARS, PMF, Tactical Response and Intelligence units; Anti Kidnapping and Cultism sections have also been deployed to nip in the bud any violent crime that may want to rear its ugly head. Area Commanders and DPOS are further ordered and directed to carry out 24hrs surveillance patrols around the various worship as well as event/recreation centers across the State. Therefore any criminal who venture into any part of the State will meet his waterloo.
CP Ahmed Iliyasu while felicitating with Christians faithful and they good people of Ogun State enjoined them to reflect on the reasons for the Easter celebration and be good ambassadors of Christ by ensuring peace at all times.
He also appealed to members of the strangers to alert the Police whenever/wherever they notice any strange/suspicious faces, gathering or movement in their domain in order to assist the security agencies to perform their duties to their optimal level, as security is everybody’s business.