By Sunday Oguntuyi, Osogbo
In order to curb the insecurity bedeviling the country, the government at all level should work assiduously in putting community policing in place.
This was the assertion of the Commandant General of the Vigilante Group of Nigerian, VGN, Dr. Usman Mohammed Jahun(FSI) while speaking with newsmen in Osogbo, the Osun state capital during a security sensitization/seminar for the officers and men of the group in the state.
Jahun noted that, community policing if finally attested to will bring a lasting solution to the incessant security challenges the nation is facing.
He pointed out that, the officers and men of VGN have been working round the clock in curbing the insecurity menace been faced by the country.
The Commandant General of VGN however gave kudos to some state governor who have demonstrated passion for having community policing, saying these governors have genieu love for their people.
He gave kudos to Osun state governor,Mr. Adegboyega Oyetola for his support for the corp in the state, saying Oyetola’ s action justified his love for the downtrodden masses he is govern.
He implored other state governors to follow suit by supporting vigilante group of Nigerian in their states alongside with other security agencies so that there would be crime free societies.
Earlier in his welcome address, osu state commandant of group, Mr. Hello Wasiu Aderemi said, the group in the state have been waxing stronger in the area of protecting the life’s and properties of the people of the state .
He applauded the CG for the wisdom he is using in piloting the affairs of the group in the country.
He however urged him not to relent in his oars as the men and officers of the group in the state will not relent in their efforts so as to together take the security of lifes and properties of the citizenry to an enviable height.