Osinbajo, South West govs agree on framework to back Amotekun

Fri Jan 24th, 2020 - Abuja (FCT)

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and South-West governors yesterday met at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, where they resolved to come up with a framework to provide backing to the regional security outfit called Amotekun recently set up in the region.

Specifically, the parley held after the National Economic Council (NEC) meeting, was to address the controversy generated following the recently launched regional security outfit and which the Federal Government had reportedly declared illegal.

Ondo State Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, who spoke with newsmen on the outcome of their closed-door meeting, said they that they resolved to articulate a legal framework that would provide backing to operations of the security outfit.




source: Guardian