Arson: Beef up security in Ondo East LG, ODHA tells Security agencies


Ondo State House of Assembly has changed security agencies in Ondo East Local government to continue to beef up security in the area in order to forestall breakdown of law and order.

The Speaker of the House,Rt.Hon(Chief) Olamide Oladiji and some members gave the charge in his office in Akure on Monday during a meeting with Security Heads working in the local government.

This was made known in a press statement made available to journalists by the Chairman, House Committee on Information, Hon(Chief) Olatunji Oshati

The House was reacting to the recent arson that occurred in the local government, calling on all hands to be on deck to forestall future occurrence.

While advising security agents to ensure synergy and work as a team to achieve positive results, Oladiji tasked them to dig deep into the immediate and remote causes of the unfortunate incident.

He further, explained that it is only in an atmosphere of peace that a meaningful development can take place, saying that anybody that disrupts peace in the area would be made to face the full wrath of law

Describing the people in the area as hardworking and business oriented, Oladiji called for a peaceful coexistence among them as such would bring about more developments.

“The Council area is known for peace.Our people go about their normal daily businesses without rancour and that is why they must continue to live together as a family,”he said.

The Speaker later, expressed appreciation to the Governor of Ondo State,Hon.Lucky Orimisan Aiyedatiwa for the existing peace in the State, assuring that no stone would be left unturned to sustain it.

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