The Agodi area commander, Yemi Sonubi, Police Public Relation Officer, Gbenga Fadeyi, Funke Fawole, who is the Officer in charge, Legal department, Oyo State police command, were among the twenty five recently promoted officers in the Oyo State Police command.
The commissioner of police, Oyo state command has decorated newly promoted senior officers at the Eleyele Police commamd headquarters with a charge to them to reciprocate the gesture by the police high command.
The event which had in attendance the oyo state Governor, Engr Seyi M,akinde, Oyo State police management team family and well wishers of the newly promoted officers.
The Oyo governor state governor , Engr Seyi Makinde who was represented at the event by his Executive Assistant on Security, CP Sunday Odukoya (rtd) said the government under his leadership will continue to give priority to security of lives and properties in the state.
Governor Makinde assured security agents in the state of his commitment to their well being and necessary assistance by his government.
In his remark, the commissioner of police, Chuks Enweowu said failure by organizations in recognizing potentials of its personnel and rewarding them with promotions as eligible stands the risks of demotivating such officers to become less dedicated.
The CP noted that a total of 2, 500 officers and men have been promoted to their deserving next ranks across various cadres because of their commitment to their duties adding that promotions were guided by the principles of seniority and merit, which is reflective of their record of discipline and invaluable experience.
Also, the state chairman, Police Community Relation Committee, Rev Peter Omofoye, stated that men and officers of the Oyo State police command has over the years put in their best to the protection of lives and properties across the State.
Two of the premotees, CSP Gbenga Fadeyi, who is the Police Public Relation Officer, Oyo state command and CSP Funke Fawole, the Officer in charge of Legal thanks police authority for the promotion.
The newly promoted officers were later decorated by the representative of the governor and the CP as well as members of their family.