- He opined that any corps members found to be abusing their office will be dealt with accordingly.
Governor Seyi Makinde has reacted to the allegations leveled against some Amotekun Corps in Oyo State.
Speaking on the alleged highhandedness by some members of the Amotekun corps, the Governor said that investigations would be carried out to address the issues.
He opined that any corps members found to be abusing their office will be dealt with accordingly.
The Governor urged the people of Oyo State to remain calm and allow members of the corps to perform their legally authorized duties.
He, however, vowed not to sit back and watch any harassment or intimidation of members of the public or security officers.
Amotekun Corps In Oyo
The Governor also reassured the people of the state that his administration will do everything possible to address security issues following the recent events in Tapa, Ibarapa North Local Government Area of Oyo State.
According to Makinde, one of the strategies his government adopted to check insecurity in the state is the recently introduced Western Nigeria Security Network, also known as Amotekun.
Makinde stressed that the welfare and security of the people of Oyo State remain his top priority.