PRESIDENT BUHARI PRESENT POLICE EQUIPMENT DONATED BY LAGOS GOVERNMENT
Uploaded by Michael George on June 10, 2021
As part of efforts to aid the fight against criminal elements in Lagos state,President Muhammadu Buhari has handed over Patrol Vehicles and various security equipment to Security Agencies in the State.
President Buhari who said the gesture will boost the morale of Security Agencies, commended the State government for the laudable efforts and resilience spirit shown, even in the face of provocation and massive destruction witnessed during the EndSars protests.
He promised that his government will stop at nothing to secure the lives of Nigerians
In a keynote address, Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu who reiterated his administration zero tolerance to crime pledged that his government will continue to support the Security Architecture in the state to curb activities of Criminals.
Governor Sanwo-Olu who lauded President Buhari for gracing the occasion, charged Security Personnel to handle the equipment with care.
Earlier, in his welcome address, the Deputy Governor, Dr Obafemi Hamzat noted that the Security equipment were provided to enhance the capabilities of Security Agencies in line with the THEMES AGENDA of the state government and complement the Security Architecture of the Country.
Chairman, Lagos State Security Trust Fund, LSSTF, Mr Kehinde Durosinmi-Etti noted that the Public Private sector initiative has helped to provide gadgets for Security Agencies in the state in the past thirteen years.
The Security equipment include Personnel Armoured Tanks, one thousand Bullet-proof vests, ten thousand units of Gas Cannisters, over two hundred Security Bikes, thirty Saloon cars and numerous Security configured Pick ups.