MEMBERS of the Nigeria Hunters and Forest Security Service in the State of Osun, have declared their readiness to work with Governor Ademola Adeleke’s administration to curb criminal activities in the state’s forests.
State Chairman of the group, Ahmed Nureni, in a statement made available to OSUN DEFENDER in Osogbo, said once the Governor is ready to work with the group, they will do everything possible to secure the forests.
Felicitating with the Governor on his 63rd birthday, Nureni maintained that with government support, criminals planning to move into Osun forests from neighbouring states will be restricted.
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He added that measures have been put in place in fishing out criminals in Osun forests, saying members of the group only need government support and motivation to continue their work.
“As a group saddled with the security of our forests, we are ready to work together with the incumbent administration and continue the good work.
“With the support of the government, we are very sure of ending all criminal activities in our forests and make sure criminal elements from neighbouring states do not enter our forest.”