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Amuwo Odofin LGA Donates Hilux Van to Police


 
Area E Commander, Festac Town, ACP Frank Mba (R)  receiving the key to the Hilux Van donated by Amuwo Odofin Local Government,  from the Executive Secretary, Deaconess Modupe Ajibola-Ojodu at the Local Government Secretariat, Festac Town, Lagos. 


In furtherance to its commitment in complimenting the efforts of the Nigeria Police in the area of protecting the lives and property of the citizenry, the Deaconess  Modupe  Ajibola-Ojodu led  government has donated a utility patrol van  to the Nigeria Police, Area E Command, Festac Town.

 The Executive Secretary of Amuwo Odofin LGA, Deaconess Ajibola- Ojodu while presenting the Hilux patrol van to the Area E Commander, Festac town, ACP Frank Mba  stated that, it would enable the police respond quickly to emergencies. She also urged the residents to be security-conscious and always monitor their environment for suspicious characters.
According to her, “Festac Town has been experiencing some turbulent security challenges in recent times, and we are more than happy to donate the Hilux van to the Nigeria Police which have been our partner in progress to aid them in their duties.”
“The Local Government will maintain the patrol van and assist the Nigeria police in carrying out their constitutional role of protecting the lives and property of the citizens,” she emphasized.
ACP Mba in his acceptance remarks commended and appreciated the support of the Local Government in the area of crime fighting. 
He stated that though security management is an expensive venture, the Local Government  has been at the vanguard of ensuring the protection of lives and property in the community. He therefore, called on all and sundry to support the police in their task of fighting crimes.
In his words, “This shows that there is a police force in existence in Festac Town and that there is a responsive leadership in place in Amuwo Odofin Local Government. Today, marks the end of an era and the beginning of a new era.’’
“I want to assure you in our own little way that we will support the Government of Amuwo Odofin. We will also re-double our efforts and the vehicle will be used for the purpose it was meant ,” he stated.

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