‘’When development of these nature are ongoing, it is only
wise that we should be proactive, essentially as time drive towards yuletide season.
Our responsibility should lie on how safer the motorist move from origin to
destination in terms of securing people’s lives and property’’ AIG Aderanti
The Assistant inspector general of police in charge of zone 2
was speaking during his first outing to Ibadan expressway where construction
is on-going as it attracts persistence traffic gridlock coming with all form of
insecurity. The AIG, who was on working visits to the site of construction, acknowledge the importance of
security measures as means of ensuring security and safety of those plying the roads.
AIG Aderanti in these regard, believe every responsibilities of his men would
be in no doubt in the discharge of their duties as construction is on-going in Ibadan
‘’we are here for you as always, and working as well for you
in this regards. ‘’Our proactiveness on sustainable security of live and
property shall never be in doubt as I promise to represent the inspector general
of police effectively ’’.
‘’I understand the plight you go through and it is our duty
not to allow any form of insecurity here, that I will assure you of, and make
sure the charge of the inspector general on security of every Nigerian in these
zone is not taken with levity ’’. This, he
submitted in an interactive section with some engineers on site
It would be recalled that the ongoing construction of Lagos Ibadan
express road has resulted in traffic gridlock and carnage to which hoodlums had
taken advantage off, and rob commuters plying that road.
The police boss, after proper consultations with other police
high command, other relevant agencies which
includes the federal road safety commission, had decided to match his
word with action and had since deployed anti-kidnapping team, zonal
intervention squad and other patrol team from Lagos and Ogun command to the said axis.
The AIG said apart from
ensuring security of lives of the people in that troubled spot, he has also
directed that his team of policemen should also support the road safety corps
in its discharge of duty to ensure traffic efficiency within this yuletide
period as construction is ongoing.
AIG Aderanti here-by assure the general public
of smooth sailing in every of their movements from origin to destination. Whilst
urging them to also corporate with the police and other agencies in their quest
of checkmating the excesses of those hoodlums and miscreants with the ultimate
aim of ensuring their safety during these yuletide season.