Residence of Akinyele community have expressed displeasure and low level of trust in the Nigeria Police Force over the spate of killings at the Akinyele area of the state, with the recent murder of a middle-aged woman, Mrs Funmilayo, by an alleged serial killer, Sunday Shodipe.
Shodipe escaped from the police custody after being paraded by the police barely two months ago.
The state government, through the Special Adviser to Governor Makinde on Security, Mr Fatai Owoseni, at a security Town Hall meeting with stakeholders in the community, held at the Akinyele Local Government Area of the state, noted that providing security for a community should be devoid of ethnicity, religious and other biases.
Mr Owoseni expressed optimism that with the new security architecture in the state by the governor, it would help to end the senseless killings and restore peace in the area, adding that the state government would continue to place a premium on security as the backbone of sustainable development.
Akinyele Community leaders local vigilante groups believes the security architecture of state is cannot guarantee their safety as the police force seems forthcoming in their responsibilities.