The Police Community Relations Committee in conjunction with the Ogun State Police Command on Thursday launched security projects to tackle insecurity in the Warewa area of the state.
The projects that were launched during the security summit include a police security tower, the PCRC secretariat, a mosque, among others.
During the summit titled “Community Policing in a Diverse and Multi-Ethnic Environment”, PCRC Chairman, Warewa Division, Nkem Atu-Femiakowe, said the project aims to enhance security in the region, adding that members of the community had to be vigilant.
“We are all aware of the security challenges we face in Nigeria today. The reality of today’s security challenges requires everyone’s vigilance.
“Our region is prone to problems and challenges related to insecurity. In the community of Banku, many people were killed, but Almighty God helped us to ensure that today all these things have diminished and we can live in peace,” she said. declared.
In his address, State Police Commissioner, Lanre Bankole, who was represented by Deputy Police Commissioner, Adeniyi Adedeji, urged community members to collectively tackle insecurity in the area.
He said: “As we all know, a secure environment is a collective responsibility. Embrace love, peace and unity to enable us to achieve the desired goals.
Inaugurating the projects, the State Chairman, PCRC, Samson Popoola, unveiled the PCRC Secretariat; police security tower; mosque and a building extension for the DPD of Warewa Division, Abdulfattah Ogunsanya.
The security summit brought together clerics, security personnel and residents.
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