Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos state, Nigeria’s commercial hub, has called on service personnel in the state military commands to be fully committed to their constitutional responsibilities of keeping the peace and strengthening security.
He promised that the state government would not waive its mandate to provide logistics support to all security agencies for continuous operations across the state
Governor Sanwo-Olu, who spoke on Monday when he received the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Farouk Yahaya, at the Government House in Marina, urged the personnel to justify the confidence with improvement in security.
He explained that it was important to prioritise safety in the state, given its economic importance and geographic location as one of the country’s international borders.
The governor stated that the state government had shared a commendable relationship with the army and other security agencies in Lagos, promising to strengthen the synergy.