Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has said that the state needs Close Circuit Cameras, CCTV, in all public places and data of all suspected criminals.
Ambode added that it was important for police stations to have the technology to access data from all over the world towards easy tracking of criminal elements. The governor also stressed the need for the private sector to scale up their support in complementing government’s efforts against insecurity.
Reiterating his commitment to protect the lives and property of the people of the state, he assured that security remains an important area of focus for his administration. Ambode, made the remarks at a dinner organised in honour of outgoing and incoming board members of the Lagos State Security Trust Fund, LSSTF, held in Lagos. According to the governor there was a serious need for the private sector to scale up their support towards government’s effort to tackle insecurity. Read more