LASG promises help to police, others

The Lagos State Government says it will continue to provide the police and other security agencies with modern crime fighting equipment so that they can make the state safe .
The state Governor , Akinwunmi Ambode , stated this on Thursday at the inauguration and handover of a renovated Magodo Phase 1 Police Post to the Lagos State Police Command .
Ambode , who was represented by the Commissioner for Special Duties , Mr . Oluseye Oladejo , added that the government would not relent in its commitment to ensure that criminal elements do not find comfort in the state.
He appealed for a cordial relationship between Lagosians and the police, adding that an atmosphere of mutual trust would aid effective policing .
“ Similar police posts had been handed over to the command last year at Ayobo , Mowo Nla , Isheri and Mosafejo . Noforija Police Station in the Epe Local Government Area is nearing completion and will be handed over very soon , ” Ambode added .
The Chairman , Ikosi - Isheri Local Council Development Area, Alhaji Ayodele Oyesanya , said the post would be put to proper use .
The Lagos State Commissioner of Police , Mr . Edgal Imohimi , represented by the Deputy Commissioner of Police (Operations ), Ali Mohammed, commended the government for always coming to the aid of the police command .