As part of efforts and drive to ensure that the relative peace Lagos and Oshodi have been enjoying continue despite the threat to the security of lives and property, the Commander of the Rapid Response Squad and his team on Tuesday, visited Oshodi-Isolo Local Government.
Speaking during the visit, the council chairman, Hon. Idris Bolaji Muse Ariyoh lauded the monumental efforts of CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi in tackling insecurity in Lagos state as the former head of Taskforce which to a high extent brought peace to the state.
He, however, used the medium of the engagement to charge the new commander of the RRS,CSP Egbeyemi not to relent in his strive in making Lagos more secured as evident in his antecedent and pedigree as one of the best hands in the Nigerian Police force.
In his address, CPS Egbeyemi emphasized the importance of security as the backbone of any community or nation.
While he charged all residents of Lagos State as stakeholders to be more vigilant and conscious in tackling the uprising of insecurity confronting the nation.
He said the business of adequate security commences with an individual playing a pivotal role in ensuring that adequate information to assist the Law enforcement agencies are provided as at when due to help them spring into necessary, action in arresting issues that serve as a threat to community policing.
He reiterated the commitment of the Rapid Respond Squad RRS to enhancing adequate security of lives and property within Lagos state with effective collaboration and support from the people in area of information that can aid the effectiveness of the police.
Issues of insecurity were discussed with stakeholders throwing more light on some security threats within the community.
The meeting which had in attendance the LNSC, NSCDC, DSS, and other security agencies couple with the CDC leaders, Ethnic leaders, Religious leaders, and others witnessed a robust interaction.
At the end of the meeting, the council Boss of Oshodi-Isolo Local Government, Hon. Idris Bolaji Muse Ariyoh was bestowed an award of excellence by RRS for his stride in achieving a more secured Oshodi and support.