*OLOWO COMMENDS NSCDC FOR HER USEFUL SERVICES AND DEDICATED EFFORTS TOWARD SECURITY AS ONDO COMMANDANT SEEKS ROYAL BLESSINGS*
The State Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Ondo State Command, Engr Olatundun Olayinka was at the palace of the Olowo of Owo Kingdom, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Dr Ajibade Gbadegesin Ogunoye III on a courtesy visit to seek the support and blessings of the Royal father.
The State Commandant intimated the Royal father and the Council of Chiefs of the efforts of the Command in combating crime and also raising the security consciousness of the people of the State. He spoke about the activities of the Special Female Squad in the area of school protection.
Engr Olatundun also informed the gathering of the newly trained armed personnel who
will be deployed to flash points in the State to protect critical national assets and infrastructure.
In the area of synergy between sister agencies, he elaborated on the collaboration between the NSCDC and the Southwest Security Network outfit (Amotekun Corps) in the State who are presently having a joint task force operation within the State.
In his own words, Olatundun said, ” As the custodian of our customs and traditions, the father to all, there is a need for me to seek your blessings and support as l pilot the affairs of the Corps in Ondo State.
”Sir, your support and prayers will go a long way to ensuring that we succeed in our mandate of securing life and property of the good people of Ondo State.”
While responding, the Olowo commended the Corps for her useful services and dedicated efforts towards security issues in Nigeria. He specifically appreciated the collaborative effort of the NSCDC with other sister agencies and of note is that of the Amotekun Corps.
” Amotekun is home grown, they know the terrain and familiar with the locality, and so, collaborating with them is a commendable feat.
“Be rest assured that we will cooperate with you and support you in any way we can.” The Royal father said.
The high point of the visit was the special prayer session for the State Commandant and his entourage by the revered royal father of Owo Kingdom.
ASCI Daniel Aidamenbor
Public Relations Officer
NSCDC Ondo Command