Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu, yesterday, Friday, January at the 2021-Armed Forces Remembrance Day celebration held at Tafawa Balewa Square, Victoria Island, Lagos, has assured the good people of Lagos State of improved and sustainable synergy among security agencies for better policing of the state.
CP Hakeem Odumosu amid other security chiefs in the state, assisted the Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwoolu in performing the remembrance rites and laying of wreath accordingly.
The police boss, who doubles as the chairman of the Lagos State Security Council, seized the remembrance day opportunity to pay tributes to the fallen heroes and admonish the gallant officers and men on the field, defending the territorial integrity and sovereignty of our beloved country, Nigeria, to be focused and patriotic as the present security challenges in the country are not insurmountable.
The Police Chief also appealed to Lagosians to always pray for security operatives, be law-abiding and embrace community-based policing as a civic responsibility.
Others in attendance were the Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Prince Dr Femi Hamzat, the Secretary to the State Government, Mrs. Folashade Jaji, top government functionaries, the State Chairman, Nigerian Legion, Col S Akande (rtd) and Senior Officers from the Armed Forces and the Police.