Governor Abiodun receives new Commissioner of Police, eulogises retired Kenneth Ebrimson
Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun has commended the retiring Commissioner of Police, Kenneth Ebrimson, for his efforts in reducing the crime rate in the state.
Governor Abiodun sang Ebrimson’s appraisal while receiving the new Commissioner of Police, Edward Ajogun, at his Oke Mosan office in Abeokuta.
He pointed out that the leadership of the retired police commissioner, the Ogun State was able to curb cultism, kidnapping and armed robbery.
“You have conducted and led the Ogun State Police Command very well and creditably so; you have under your leadership ensured that you stemmed crime and criminality in the state. We have seen a significant decrease in cultism, kidnapping and armed robbery,” Governor Abiodun said.
Ebrimson, in his response, thanked the Governor for his support, saying he is leaving the State and security service with fond memories.
“It is on record that the Prince Dapo Abiodun administration was able to improve the communication system, provide over 60 patrol vehicles, 366 walkie-talkies, power bike motorcycles and steel helmets for the use of the police,” he said.
“There is no iota of doubt that he is going to sustain the very tempo and security architecture we have put in place. I want to use this medium to thank you immensely because the time I assumed duty, we had serious security challenges, particularly in the area of logistics and you gave us the tools.”