SOUTHWEST GOVERNORS, PRESIDENCY DISAGREES OVER WHO CONTROLS STRUCTURE OF AMOTEKUN

The South-West states, through the Development Agenda for Western Nigeria Commission, have disagreed with the Presidency that the Western Nigerian Security Network, codenamed Operation Amotekun, will now be run in accordance with the structure defined by the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu. The Senior Special Read More …

AMOTEKUN: AKEREDOLU FINALLY REVEALS WHEN SECURITY OUTFIT WILL TAKE OFF AS RECRUITMENT BEGINS

South-West  Governors’ Forum Chairman  Rotimi Akeredolu has said recruitment into  Amotekun Corps may begin  this week. The  Ondo State Governor, who spoke through his Special Adviser on Security Matters, Alhaji Jimoh Dojumo, also said the security outfit initiated by South-West governors to tackle insecurity  in Read More …

AMOTEKUN: SOUTHWEST GOVERNORS SET UP 6 COMMITTEES FOR RECRUITMENT AND TRAINING

Femi Makinde, Mudiaga Affe, Peter Dada and Abiodun Nejo Amid final preparations for the take-off of the Western Nigeria Security Network, popularly known as Amotekun Corps, governors in the South-West geopolitical zone are set to inaugurate committees to determine the modalities for recruitment and training, Sunday PUNCH has learnt. Read More …

DETAILS OF AMOTEKUN SECURITY OUTFITS’ OPERATIONS SPELT OUT

 Robert Egbe   DETAILS of the operational guideline of the Southwest security outfit, Operation Amotekun, has emerged. According to the draft bill for the security outfit which is before state legislatures, obtained by The Nation, a governing board with sweeping powers will oversee the security Read More …