Ondo Amotekun Begins Operation, Akeredolu Declares
The Governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu earlier today, has announced that the Ondo State Amotekun Security outfit has commenced operations henceforth.
Akeredolu said this while attending the Passing-Out Ceremony of the pioneer Amotekun Corps Officers which is under the Ondo State Security Network Agency begins.
He assured that the outfit is out to protect lives and properties of the people of the state and that the security network is here to stay.
Operation Amotekun is Western Nigeria Security Network (WNSN) co is a security responsible for curbing insecurity in the region.
It was founded on 9 January 2020 in Ibadan , Oyo State as the first regional security outfit initiated by a
geopolitical zone in Nigeria.
The operatives of the security outfit is said to assist police, other security agencies and traditional rulers in combating terrorism, banditry, armed robbery, kidnapping and also help in settling herdsmen and farmers contentions in the region.