In News by Oluwaseun Samuel on the 26th, August, 2020

Amotekun Will not Function Below Neighborhood Policing

Amotekun Won't Operate Under Community Policing

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State


Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has warned that Amotekun Corps is not going to be beneath the Nigeria Police or function beneath the guise of neighborhood policing.


Akeredolu who’s the Chairman of South West Governors’ Discussion board, said that grassroot safety outfit was arrange by enabling legislation, therefore its function is to enhance the traditional safety companies.


The governor spoke whereas showing on Channels TV breakfast programme, Dawn Each day on Wednesday.


Akeredolu famous that the connection between the Nigeria Police and Amotekun corps was to accomplice in securing the folks and their property.

“We now have a President who has a listening ear, if IG shouldn’t be able to hearken to us, we are going to go and meet the President; we are going to proceed to make the case, we is not going to collapse Amotekun into neighborhood policing.”


He, nevertheless, famous that the Inspector Basic of Police ought to name for a dialogue on the necessity for collaboration between the 2 safety outfits, somewhat than collapsing Amotekun which was being backed by legislation, into neighborhood policing technique.


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