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Convene security summit to address security challenges in Oyo – Journalists tell Makinde




Journalists beneath the platform of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Oyo State Council, have appealed to Governor Seyi Makinde to right away convene a safety summit.


The journalists maintained that that is obligatory with the intention to discover lasting options to the safety breaches the state has been witnessing.

DAILY POST gathered that a number of circumstances of kidnapping, killings and assaults have been recorded within the state in the previous few months.

The most recent assault was the killing of about 20 individuals in Igangan city in Ibarapa North Native Authorities Space, although the state police command solely confirmed the killing of 11 individuals.

NUJ has nevertheless urged Makinde to right away convene a safety summit with the intention to tackle the issue. It condemned the wanton killings and destruction of property in Igangan.

NUJ Chairman, Ademola Babalola and Secretary, Sola Oladapo, in an announcement made obtainable to DAILY POST on Tuesday, described the killings as inhuman, merciless and barbaric.

The duo known as on safety businesses within the state, each uniformed and un-uniformed, to be extra proactive in tackling the ugly pattern.

The Union lamented the wanton killings and destruction of properties, saying the actions have been avoidable if acceptable authorities evolve sufficient measures and acts to time, on the intelligence info at their disposals.

It known as on each the federal and state governments to place in place sufficient measures geared toward forestalling the ugly pattern, sympathising with victims of the dastardly act. It additionally known as on the federal government to make sure they’re adequately compensated for his or her losses.

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