Commissioner of Police in Oyo State, Adebowale Williams has called for collaboration among State’s leadership of all County hunters, Vigilantes groups and other Key Stakeholders over insecurity.
Mr Williams stated at the police headquarters Eleyele Ibadan while having a meeting with the stakeholders in company of his management team.
He said the meeting was premised on the necessity to define purpose and navigate towards a common direction of interest as they approach the electioneering campaigns and beyond.
The Commissioner appreciated the non- state actors citing instances where purposeful collaborations have brought about veritable achievements.
“In cases of emergency, the Command can always be reached through these emergency control room numbers: 615 (toll free) (OYO STATE SECURITY TRUST FUND), and Oyo State Police Command emergency lines 07055495413 and 08081768614. The NPF rescue me app is also available for free download on both Android and Apple IOS, for Android and I phone users respectively.”
He however enjoined the leadership to constantly review their recruitment process with adequate background checks on intending and existing prospects.
On his part, the leader of the group, Aare Mogaji Ariori extolled the leadership style of the Commissioner and commended the Command on its various achievements since his assumption of Office.
He also anchored on the observations made by the CP and promised to improve on the existing relationship between both organisations.