Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday held consultations with the Akarigbo of Remoland, Oba Babatunde Ajayi, in addition to different monarchs in Ogun State.
The consultations have been at the manner out of the safety demanding situations lately confronting Nigeria
Osinbajo was once accompanied to the palace of Ajayi via Gov. Dapo Abiodun of Ogun.
The vice chairman, who fielded questions from newsmen after the assembly, stated the assembly was once at the instruction of President Muhammadu Buhari.
“As you understand, there are lots of important safety considerations in every single place the rustic, and there are considerations additionally within the Southwest.
“So, I’m right here at the instruction of the president to seek advice from the normal ruler, the governor and others on what to do to strengthen safety and to usually give a boost to the safety structure.
“In fact, you understand that Kabiyesi isn’t just a conventional ruler, however an important a part of the federal government.
“For this reason we’re right here; to speak to him and agree on few modalities for beefing up safety; and making sure that we’re absolutely aware of all that is occurring, simply to ensure that peace and safety reigns right here and around the nation.
“I feel for all people, crucial factor to understand is that we’re one Nigeria; we’re one nation; we want to paintings in combination to be sure that it’s non violent, secured and satisfied for all people,’’ he stated.
He famous that Nigeria had the prospective to provide its electorate all they desired.
Osinbajo, then again, stated that some other folks have been operating in opposition to the pastime of the rustic via seeking to motive instability, NAN reviews.
He expressed optimism that via God’s grace, Nigeria would conquer all its issues and set itself at the trail of peace and prosperity.
The vice chairman, in corporate of Abiodun, then proceeded to Ijebu Ode, the place he additionally held a non-public assembly with the Awujale of Ijebu Kingdom, Oba Sikiru Adetona.
Talking with newsmen after, Osinbajo stated that Awujale was once one of the vital necessary voices within the Southwest.
He stated they’d mentioned at the crucial steps to take as a way to give a boost to the safety structure usually.
In line with him, the monarch has given a large number of perception; his personal perspectives, on what must be finished, methods to cross about it; and what has been finished already.
“However very importantly, it’s his dedication to making sure that there’s peace and safety, and that everyone lives in peace with one some other and maintains the perfect stage of safety.
“We’re consulting with lots of the conventional rulers around the nation, however there are considerations within the Southwest now.
“I can be in Osun on Tuesday; we’re going to cross spherical to look the Alake, the Oni and different conventional rulers, and essentially, they themselves wish to take part in making improvements to the safety structure.
“The President has spoken in regards to the function of conventional rulers in keeping up peace and safety in their very own localities.
“As we all know, they’re the nearest to the grassroots; the nearest to their communities.
“Some of the vital issues we think with our neighborhood policing efforts is a few integration between the normal rulers, the neighborhood and police; and efforts they’re making to give a boost to intelligence; and we want to perceive what’s going on.
“We want to know who’s the place and what precisely is going on throughout so they may be able to be transmitted to the extra formal safety businesses such because the police and the military, relying on the place and what the location is,” he stated.
The vice chairman had previous attended the set up of 90-year-old Leader Emmanuel Osibona because the Father of the Church, ‘Baba Ijo’, of Our Saviour’s Anglican Church, Ikenne, Ogun, his fatherland.