Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state has presented an additional 30 security operational vehicles to strategic security agencies in the state to sustain its security architecture.
Governor Makinde during the official handling over of the vehicles to the security agencies at the Car Park of the Governor’s Office, Agodi Secretariat, Ibadan said the gesture is in line with his administration’s commitment in maintaining law and order in the state.
Governor who spoke through the Deputy Governor,Chief Bayo Lawal emphasised the need to use the vehicles strictly for security purposes,adding that with the efforts of the administration on security, the people would enjoy a relatively crime free state.
In a remark, the state commissioner of police, Adebola Hamzat in an appreciation on behalf of other security agencies, promised to use the security vehicles to further strengthen security architecture for the benefit of the people
The Special Adviser on security, CP Fatai Owoseni Retired while giving a breakdown on the 30 operational vehicles, explained that the Nigerian Police Force got 15 vehicles, NSCDC has 2, Nigeria Airforce has 1, OYRTMA has 2, NDLEA – 1, Governor’s Monitoring security unit has 8 and the Hunters security monitoring unit has 1.