Kwara CP calls for the installation of CCTV cameras in places of worship –
Kwara State Police Command Commissioner, CP Tuesday Assayomo, has urged leaders of religious bodies on whether to put in place security features in their places of worship, including CCTV cameras.
He said this during a security meeting with command strategic security officials at the Ilorin Police Officers’ Mess.
At Monday’s meeting, CP also advised employers of private or local guards to supplement those provided by the police.
Assayomo said the meeting was convened to review existing security strategies in the state.
According to him, the command is not unaware of some security loopholes in some states resulting in the death of many citizens, the ban on Okada’s operations in some states including Lagos State which sent the jitters down my spine. of some people in Kwara State. .
“Due to the proximity of Kwara State to Lagos State, people fear that the banned operators from Okada will move towards Kwara State with all the attendant risks,” CP said. .
The PC directed area commanders, divisional police officers and command tactical units to intensify patrols in their areas of responsibility, intensify intelligence gathering and also apply effective mobilization of task forces. self-defense, fighters and other local security apparatuses in their AORs.
Assayomo also called on motorcycle and tricycle unions in Kwara State to embark on proper profiling of existing and new members for easy identification and tracking.