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Lagos legislator donates to enhance state security

18 January 2016, 08:05Augustine Osayande

Abuja - The Member representing Lagos Mainland and Yaba Constituency, Jide Jimoh, has distributed more than 200 security search gadgets to some public institutions in the area.

The gesture would help enhance safety security.

The devices have been donated to schools,churches and mosques to complement the State Government's efforts.

Also Read: Lassa fever: Lagos suburb under surveillance till further notice

Speaking at the handing over ceremony held at the Yaba Local Council Development Area, Jimoh said economic prosperity could only thrive in a safe and peaceful environment.

He said governments at all levels must provide an enabling environment by ensuring the safety of citizens and institutions against threats to their well-being.

The lawmaker applauded the Federal Government for attaching necessary importance to security by improving substantially the capacity of Nigerian Armed Forces.

Jimoh noted that the country was presently facing a lot of security challenges ranging from armed robbery, kidnapping to terrorism.

- CAJ News


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