Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has announced an increment to the death insurance benefit for police officers who died in active service to the State to N10 million, that’s about 32, 000 dollars.
He says he would stop at nothing to ensure the safety of Lagosians.
Ambode was speaking at the Lagos House in Ikeja, after he was presented with two awards recently won in South Africa by the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of the State Police Command.
The RRS emerged as the best anti-crime police squad in West Africa in the Security Watch Africa while the RRS
Commander, Olatunji Disu, an Assistant Commissioner of Police, won the award of most outstanding police operational officer in Africa.
Governor Ambode also presented additional three patrol vehicles and 45 power bikes to the squad.