By Okosun Dennis
The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu, on Tuesday, hosted the outgoing and the new Commanders of the 9 Brigade, Nigerian Army, Ikeja, Brig-Gen Sale Kawugana, and Brig-Gen ML Saraso respectively at the Command Headquarters, Ikeja-Lagos.
The outgoing Commander, during the visit and short meeting, presented the new Commander, Brig. Gen ML Saraso, to the Commissioner of Police and the management team of the Lagos State Police Command as a practice in the system.
This, it was learnt was to sustain the already established synergy and working relationship between the Police Command and the Nigerian Army.
The Commanders applauded the efforts of CP Odumosu, towards having improved security mechanisms in the state and striving hard to embrace all the security agencies in the state for quality service delivery.
In his response, the police boss appreciated the duo for creating time to visit and discuss the security of the state with him in his office.
He commended the outgoing Commander, Brig Gen Sale Kawugana, for his calmness and acts of professionalism he displayed within his short time in the Brigade.
CP Odumosu then promised to consistently relate and work with all the security agencies in the state to combat crimes and criminality in all ramifications.
Emphasising on the need for all security agencies, particularly the Police and the Armed Forces in the state to supervise their rank and files and soldiers with a view to curbing some of their overzealous and unprofessional acts while discharging their duties or relating with members of the public with
In the same vein, the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu, received the Zonal Director of the Nigerian Television Authority, NTA 2, Network Centre, Lagos, Mr. Ahmed Lawal, in his office, today Tuesday, April 27, 2021.
The Commissioner of Police and the Zonal Director discussed extensively the security of the state and the need to collaborate on information management and enlightenment programmes to promote the concept of Community Policing in Lagos State.
The Police boss used the opportunity to reinstate his commitment to eradicating cultism and other social vices, especially traffic robbery, in the state as the officers and men of the command have been directed to discharge their duties and enforce every law in Lagos State professionally as expected.