The Governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu, on Friday, disclosed that the Southwest regional safety outfit, Amotekun, is able to collaborate with the navy within the space of intelligence gathering.
Akeredolu, in a speech to commemorate the Armed Forces day in Akure, stated the present police construction was not adequate to guard the nation, noting that the regional outfit is aware of the terrains higher.
Regardless of the latest studies of extrajudicial killings by members of the Corps, significantly in Oyo state, Akeredolu stated the outfit was right here to remain.
“Amotekun Corps has come to remain. There’s additionally a necessity for correct policing of each nook and cranny of the nation. The common Nigeria police drive can’t do it alone. Different safety businesses should step in to safe the nation. There should be a collaborative effort. We should all work collectively. Policing should be technologically aided. We should have state police on this nation.
“I encourage our armed forces to collaborate with State-based safety outfits just like the Amotekun Corps. Allow us to work collectively. The Amotekun Corps are making sacrifices and they’re able to work with the armed forces. It is vitally essential. The Amotekun Corps has native data and are accustomed to terrains within the state,” he stated.