…Orders overhaul of Security on Southwest, South-south and Southeast highways.
Following the killing of the daughter of the leader of the Pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organization, Afenifere, Chief Reuben Fasorantin, Mrs Funke Olakunrin, the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the total overhaul of security architecture on the highways straddling the Southern part of the country.
Accordingly, the Commissioners of Police in the affected States have been directed by the IGP to emplace adequate security arrangement in their areas of jurisdiction (AOR).
This is just as the IGP said that the Ondo State Police Command, backed by Special Forces and seasoned investigators from the Force Criminal Investigation Department (FCID), the Intelligence Response Team (IRT) and the Technical Intelligence Unit (TIU) deployed from the Force Headquarters, Abuja, on his directives, have already commenced a massive manhunt for the killers with a view to tracking, arresting and bringing them to justice.
He police boss assured the nation that the Force Headquarters has perfected plans to replicate the special security arrangement powered by “Operation Puff Adder” currently ongoing in Kaduna- Abuja expressway in key highways in the Southern part of the country.
IGP Adamu vowed that the killers of Mrs. Funke Olakunrin, will certainly be found and made to face the full weight of the Law.
While condemning the heinous and barbaric crime, the IGP called for calm and support from all Nigerians, especially residents of Ondo State, in aid of the current investigation.
He assured that the Force will not rest on its oars until sanity is restored in every nook and cranny of the country.