In recognition of the laudable achievements recorded in all aspects of the economy by the current administration in Osun State, the Director General, Osun State Broadcasting Corporation, OSBC, Prince Adesoji Fadehan has commended Governor Rauf Aregbesola for being steadfast and forthright in executing all of government’s policies and programmes since assumption of office.
The OSBC Director General also extolled the genuine exemplary leadership quality demonstrated by the current government in multiplying the little resources of the state for greater development.
Prince Fadehan gave the salutation while playing host to the team of Osun Police Community Relations Committee, PCRC, led by the State Chairman, Comrade Amitolu Shittu, at OSBC Station, Ile-Awiye, Osogbo.
The Director General who described Governor Aregbesola as an extreme lover of peace, said his security-inclined initiatives have contributed immensely towards the peaceful co-existence and harmonious cohabitation of the citizenry.
Prince Fadehan said the present government has set unbeatable records in placing the state at the front burner as the most secured and peaceful state in Nigeria.
Prince Fadehan further stated that the adequate provision of security apparatus by the current government has really helped in positioning the state as the best in terms of prevalent peace and tranquility.
The media practitioner who called on the Nigerian Government to establish State Police, said the only way to completely lessen the burden on Nigeria Police and as well enhance the level of security activities was the recognition of the request to constitute state police.
He said the security measures tactically put in place by the state Governor has helped to uproot all forms of criminality in every nook and cranny of the state.
According to him, the state is secured simply because Mr. Governor has invested so much in security and strengthened the security operatives by providing them with necessary equipment
Prince Fadehan said one of the ways to support the efforts of the current government was for citizens to be law abiding and always be vigilant about happenings around.
Earlier in his remark, the Chairman, OSBC Board, Mr. Kola Akanji also applauded the state government for being resilient, responsive and responsible to its responsibilities in spite the present economic challenges.
He lauded Governor Aregbesola for his untiring efforts in transforming the state to the best satisfaction of all.
Mr. Akanji described community policing as a formidable instrument to entrench security and enhance protection of lives and property in any given state or country, stating the roles been played by the state PCRC in helping the security agencies can not be overemphasized.
He therefore commended the leadership of the state PCRC for living up to its task and meeting the expectations of the people, assuring that the state government and the people of the state would continue to stretch their supportive and collaborative hands to the organization for greater achievements.
He said, “since the advent of PCRC in Nigeria, our people do not rely so much on police as they believe in the efficacy of the fact that they are equally law enforcement agents in their various domains.
Mr. Akanji who implored the citizens to report any case of suspicion discovered anywhere in the state to the police and other security operatives, said the best way to enhance the activities of Nigeria Police is for all and sundry to be security participants.
He therefore assured the members of the PCRC of continued support in ensuring that all their activities are aided by media, stressing that OSBC would do its best to promote the activities of Nigeria Police to strengthen the level of security in the state.
Speaking, State Chairman, PCRC, Comrade Amitolu Shittu, expressed satisfaction on what he described as continued collaboration from the management and staff of the state broadcasting organization, saying the state PCRC would not relent until the state permanently sustains its status as the most peaceful in Nigeria.
Comrade Amitolu therefore commended the state police commander for maintaining law and order and enhance communal peace and tranquility.