GOC 81 DIVISION ARMY VISITS OGUN GOVERNOR

The Ogun State Governor Prince Dapo Abiodun has commended President Muhammad Buhari for supporting the security architecture of the state.Abiodun, made the commendation recently while playing host to the General Officer Commanding, GOC 81 Division, Major General Lawrence Fejokwu. He was accompanied by Brigade Commander 35 Artilery Brigade, Alamala Barracks, Abeokuta, Brigadier General Ehimwenma Amadasun and other senior military officers on his familiarisation tour of the units under the division.The governor explained that President Buhari had been supportive to the current administration since its inception by giving it the required assistance through the Nigerian Army.While commending the officials of Nigerian Army and other security agencies in the state for their gallant demonstration during the EndSARS protest, he further said the state was adjudged as the most peaceful during the crisis despite its closeness to Lagos. This as a result of the collaboration between the government and the security agenciesCharging the military officers to continue assisting the government to stem criminality across the state, Abiodun assured that government would improve on the existing relationship with the military formations by supporting them with the necessary logistics to enhance their operations. He stressed that the vision of his administration is to transform the state economy by creating enabling environment for public private partnership, (PPP) through the enthronement of formidable security mechanism for safety of the people living in the stateEarlier, General Fejokwu said he was in the state to see how the various units under his division are doing and to thank the governor for the support he had been given to Alamala Barracks.He assured that the security outfit saddled with the responsibility of protecting the nation’s territorial sovereignty would continue to be proactive and cooperate with the government in stemming crimes in ogun state.

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