The government of Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has been appreciated for its commitments to the security of lives and property in the state.

Speaking while on a” Thank You” visit to the State Governor in Akure,  the Oluyani of Iyani in Akoko Northwest Local Government Area of Ondo State, Oba Joel Daodu said he would for ever remain grateful to God , the State Governor and security agencies for ensuring his timely release from the hands of kidnappers.

The monarch abducted with his second in command, the Shaaba of Iyani, Chief Samuel Giwa was released by the abductors four days after the incident along Owo /Ikare road.

Describing the incident as unfortunate, Governor Akeredolu appreciated God and commended the proactiveness of security agencies serving in the state for the rescue of the traditional ruler and his high chief.

Arakunrin Akeredolu who specifically mentioned the immediate deployment of 3 Detachments of Police to beef security in the state by the Inspector General of Police, cautioned perpetrators of such nasty act to refrain from it as Ondo State would never be a safe haven for hoodlums.

Governor Akeredolu also implored community leaders to facilitate clearing of suspected bushy road verges being used as hideouts by miscreants.