The governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has called on the federal government to quickly embark on the devolution of police institution, to make it more efficient and effective.

Aregbesola made the call while playing host to Deputy Inspector General of Police, DIG Folusho Adebanjo at the Government House, Osogbo, saying there was an urgent need to decentralize and reform the police to guarantee.

According to the governor, centralised police system is no longer suitable for a heterogeneous nation-state like Nigeria, noting that greater productivity and performance could only be attained through a decentralised police system.

‎He opined that the restructuring of the police and the devolution of its control would go a long way to foster improvement in the system, promoting moral integrity and discipline in the affairs of all police officers and men.

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