Amotekun: APPPS Lauds Southwest Governor’s Response to Security Challenges
The Association of Progressive Political Parties (APPPS) has lauded the six southwest governors namely, Gov. Gboyega Oyetola, Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu, Gov. Kayode Fayemi, Gov. Dapo Abiodun, Gov. Seyi Makinde and Gov. Babajide Sanwoolu over their recently launched regional security outfit known as “Western Nigeria Security Network - Amotekun” aimed at protecting and securing the southwestern region and her citizens.
Also commending all the governors for their proactive efforts that led to peaceful existence among the citizens of the region. The group however called for more cooperation and intelligence sharing among the citizens of the region and security agencies.
In a release signed by its Chairman, Mr. Wole Adedoyin, the group applauded the southwest governors for providing modern equipment to the newly established security outfit to fight crime in the region.
It will be recalled that Governors in the South West Zone on Thursday, last week in Ibadan flagged-off the operations of the Western Nigeria Security Network (Amotekun), stressing that it would complement the mainstream security agencies in the country.
“Southwest Governors have not only committed huge financial resources to provide the state-of-the-art equipment to fight crime, but has also provided the right leadership needed to ensure that the equipment are adequately put to use.” Adedoyin Added.