NSCDC Seeks Public Support against Criminal Activities

Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC has called for the support of community stakeholders at reducing criminal activities at the grassroots level. 

NSCDC Commandant in Oyo state, Mr Micheal Adaralewa stated this during a stakeholders forum held at the area ‘B’ Command of the Corps at Moniya, Akinyele local government area of Oyo state. 

Mr Adaralewa said the purpose of the meeting with some community leaders, youth associations,  market women and religious leaders at the area was to sensitise them on how to Police their environment effectively as they are closer to the grassroots. 

He said, that the security agencies were working assiduously to reduce criminal activities in the society, hence the need for collaborative efforts of some stakeholders to collectively wage war against insecurity bedevilling the nation. 

He urged them to always give out useful information whenever they see any unusual movement or character in their environments for maximum policing.

The NSCDC boss stated further that against this view, security agencies in Oyo state have synergized to ensure that the issue of security challenges becomes a thing of the past.

Meanwhile, Mr Adaralewa also urged the community stakeholders to caution their children against hooliganism, especially as the country is in the era of political campaigns.

On his part, the area B commander, Mr Sunday Adeliyi said the jurisdiction was a cosmopolitan metropolis and they witness the daily movement of residents and influx of travellers into the community.

He noted that despite the condition, the command had been striving to elevate the status of the Corps with the support of gallant officers as well as the community stakeholders’ assistance. 

Reacting, some of the stakeholders who appreciated the effort of NSCDC promised to spread the message among their people so that society could be relatively calm for all and sundry.

Rasheedah Makinde

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