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I deployed Additional 200 Operatives to tackle Ibarapa Kidnappings – Seyi Makinde

By Damilola Adeyemo

IBADAN– The Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has come up with security plans to tackle the kidnappings and incessant killings along the Ibarapa and Oke-Ogun axis of the state.

In a statement, Makinde said “The authorities came up with a security strategy for the Ibarapa zone to include the deployment of additional 200 operatives of the Oyo State Security Network Agency, codenamed Amotekun Corps, to man hotspots of kidnapping/banditry, especially in the Ibarapa and Oke-Ogun zones.

“These operatives will launch missions to rid the forests of criminals. They will be presenting daily reports of the activities to the governor in the short run and periodic reports in the long run,” the statement read in part.

According to PUNCH, The governor specifically his administration would deploy additional 200 Amotekun personnel to Oke Ogun and Ibarapa axis of the state to beef up security in the areas.

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