Oyo state command of Nigeria Security And Civil Defence Corps today marks the international Day of Peace in all Local Government across the state, most especially in Schools and market places to sensitised them on important of embracing peace as well as tolerating one another in the society for sustainable development as well as moving our nation forward.
Oyo State Commandant Adaralewa Michael Akintayo said that every little step that we can take to remind people about the value and the benefits of peace is necessary especially on a day like this.
He made this known today at the State Command Headquarters Agodi Ibadan while addressing officers and men who went to some school and market in Ibadan this morning despite heavy downpour in the early hours of today.
He appreciate the leadership of this organisation that created and sustained the Peace and conflict resolution unit of the Corps as 251 cases have been resolved this year alone.
The Head of Peace and Conflict Resolution Unit DCC Olanitori Modupe said she was very happy on the support and cooperation received from schools and markets where all the officers and men have gone for sensitisation today, part of Schools visited includes United Secondary school Omi Adio, Nurudeen group of School Kishi, Our Lady of Apostle Odo Ona, Olanipekun memorial High School Irepo, Acomoran the Okada riders, Itesiwaju High School Alapafon, Badeku Community School Inukan, Bolude Plank market Ona ara, Alafin high School Oyo, just to mention few of the places visited.
Commandant Adaralewa encourage all residents of oyo state to embrace peace and help security agents in maintaining peace nationwide through supply of timely and adequate information.
CSC Oluwole Olusegun(CDPRO)