By Jumu’ah Abiodun
The Lagos State Police Command has instructed all residents of Ikorodu and its environs to get a substantial means of identification in order to avoid arrest.
The order was issued by the Deputy Commissioner of Police in-charge for Operations of the command, DCP Edgar Imohimi on Monday, 3rd July, 2017.
DCP Imohimi said there would be series of operations at Ikorodu area of Lagos till the area is safe and secured for inhabitants.
“All residents of Ikorodu are advised to go out with their legitimate means of ID.
“The residents who are working with government ought to be with their ID till they return to their different houses.
“We will definitely confirm whatever ID you show, we have direct access to Ministry of Science and Technology. We have information of every single government worker in the state”.
“Those working with private sectors ought to likewise ensure they have with them legitimate methods for ID.
“Students are encouraged to bear on them a valid means of identification consistently.
Whenever contacted, spokesperson of the command, Mr Famous-Cole confirmed the order tothegazellenews.com.
Famous-Cole said “this request was made to guarantee security of lives and properties in Ikorodu and its environs. We emphatically advise all occupants to yield to the advice”.