Tags : Community Policing

Makinde Declares Amotekun Operational, Says “It’s Our Local Response To

Governor of Oyo State, Engr Seyi Makinde, has said the State Security Network Agency, codenamed ‘Amotekun’ Corps, is the State’s local response to crime and criminality. The Governor also stated that the States of the South-West are ready to combat crimes through the security Agency, which was initially launched in January 2020 as a South-West […]

States Clamouring For Community Policing Owe Salaries –Garba Shehu

The Senior Special Assistant to the President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, has said many of the states agitating for community policing owe salaries. Shehu, stated this on Tuesday during a live interview Channels Television. Responding to a question on why it took the President some time to approve the community policing […]

FG Approves ₦13bn For Community Policing

The Federal Government has approved N13.3 billion for take-off of Community Policing initiative. This was contained in a report submitted to the National Economic Council (NEC) presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday. The report was submitted by the NEC’s ad-hoc committee on Security and Policing chaired by Ekiti Governor Kayode Fayemi. There […]