Kogi Deputy Gov Confirms Restoration Of His Security Details


By Biola Adebayo

The Kogi State Deputy Governor, Elder Simon Achuba on Monday said  his security details earlier withdrawn has been restored after the press conference he addressed.

A statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Akor Sylvester made available to newsmen in Lokoja Monday, the deputy governor said his security details have been restored in full on Sunday night and have since resumed duties.

He appreciated the Inspector General of Police and the Kogi State Commissioner of Police for their responses.

The Deputy Governor enjoined the Police State Command to monitor the officers they send to sensitive duty posts to guide them against being used for unlawful assignments that could tarnish the image of the police.

He also commended the Press for their courage and professionalism which principally assisted in getting the information out to the public.

The Deputy Governor promised to sustain a good working relationship with the Press, stating that the media performs critical roles in the development of society.