The National Association of Online Security News Publishers (NAOSNP) has felicitated with the newly appointed Police Public Relations Officer, Lagos State Command, CSP Adekunle Ajisebutu
CSP Ajisebutu’s appointment was announced on Friday by the Command’s Commissioner of Police, Mr Hakeem Odumosu, following recommendations based on positive service records and meritorious endeavours for public good.
Ajisebutu replaced CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi who had been transferred to the Force Public Relations Department, Abuja.
A statement signed by the Association’s Public Relations Officer, Mr Eric Elezuo, quoted the National President, Mr. Samson Oki as pouring encomiums on the cop, whose antecedents in the force smacks of positivism with track records of intelligence and public engagements, adding that the Association welcomes the cop with gladness and pledges their support while he performs his duties.
“It is on record that the Lagos Command has never lacked dutiful and diligent officers at the helm of its public relation desks, and CSP Ajisebutu is no exception. We are so blessed to have him as the PRO as this time in Lagos State. There is no that Ajisebutu is bringing his wealth of experience in various fields of policing to give the PR desk the best of shots,” Oki said.
“We welcome you sir, and be rest assured that our association, NAOSNP, reputed for reporting well researched and fact-based security stories, will stand by you, and give you full support in the discharge of your duties,” he added
The new spokesman was enlisted into the Force on Sept. 1, 1988, and was the second-in-command, Area E FESTAC Area Command, Lagos State, before his new posting.
Ajisebutu was a one time PPRO, Oyo State Police Command, between 2015 and 2019 and PPRO Zone 11, Osogbo, between 2019 and 2020, where he excelled. He is also a former Deputy PPRO, Ogun State Command.
He was a Personal Assistant to Commissioners of Police in Ogun Command and Personal Assistant to the Deputy Inspector-General of Police, Research and Planning, Force Headquarters, Abuja, retired DIG Leye Oyebade, in 2021.
CSP Adekunle Ajisebutu is an Associate Member of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) and member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police.
Hon ‘Gboyega Salvador-Adebayo Hails Obafemi Hamzat @ 57
Chairman/CEO, Lagos State Wharf Landing Fees Collecting Authority, Hon. Adegboyega Salvador Adebayo, has congratulated the Deputy Governor of Lagos, Dr. Kazeem Obafemi Hamzat, who clocks 57 today.
“I just want to thank God on behalf of the Deputy Governor, Dr. Kadri Obafemi Hamzat for all of his amazing efforts over the years.
“He is someone who leads the way and light up the path for all of those who follow him and I just want to appreciate the incredible changes he has made over the years in disseminating his services to the course of moving Lagos forward.
“Not only does he seamlessly adapt to address the emerging challenges from the persistent ones that we face in our society today, but he is always striving to make things better with new approaches and such unfaltering determination to support Mr Governor.
“On this day 19th of September, Hon salvador expresses his heartfelt birthday wishes to the man of great virtue through his Public Affairs Officer, Mr Oputeh Michael. And his words are “Your immense contributions to achieving a better and smarter Lagos cannot be over emphasised. Your direction, leadership vision, transparency and experience truly are second to none! You are a visionary leader and a true inspiration to me personally.
“Happy birthday to an exceptional political figure, the best Deputy Governor ever. Your leadership and direction are exactly what this generation need. You are a true technocrat per excellence and your work is truly mesmerizing.
“You are an exemplary leader for future generations who wish to follow the world of politics.
“Thank you once again!
“I’m wishing you a joyous birthday and prosperous years to come!”
Meet Bolaji Oreagba: The New Helmsman at LASTMA
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu has approved the appointment of Mr. Bolaji Oreagba as new General Manager of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA).
A statement signed by the Lagos State Head of Service, Mr. Hakeem Muri-Okunola, noted that the appointment of Mr. Oreagba is geared towards the continued efficient and effective traffic management on Lagos roads and takes immediate effect.
Mr. Bolaji Oreagba, a Deputy Controller (Traffic), joined the State Public Service on the 8th December 1993 and rose through the ranks over the years to the post of the Director of Operations, LASTMA, before his present appointment as General Manager.
He holds a Master’s Degree in Transport Planning & Management and has attended several capacity-building programmes on inter-modal traffic management systems locally and internationally.
Congratulating the newly appointed General Manager, Muri-Okunola urged him to justify Governor Sanwo-Olu’s confidence in his appointment by rising up to the occasion, while bringing his wealth of experience to take the Agency to greater heights.
The Head of Service also conveyed the appreciation and gratitude of Mr. Governor to the outgoing General Manager, Engr. Olajide Oduyoye, for his commitment, dedication and meritorious service to the State.
Christian Varsity Honours Security Entrepreneur, Cynthia Gregg, with Honorary Doctorate Degree for Service to Humanity
By Oki Samson
The MD/CEO of Safety Signature Ltd., Mrs. Cynthia Gregg, has been awarded a honorary doctorate degree in Church Growth and Ministry by the Ames Christian University. The ordained Deaconess and Lecturer at the Bible College of The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) was honored at the annual graduation ceremony of the International College of Ministry, Ibadan on Saturday.
Dedicating the topmost educational degree to God, the security entrepreneur and philanthropist noted: ‘This is a huge responsibility placed on me to be a blessing to humanity. It will motivate me to do more to enthrone the ideals of Christ, support for the less privileged, and of course, fashion ways to ensure safety and security which is my core line of business’ in her brief chat with the Publisher of Trek Africa Newspaper, Mr. Oki Samson.
The graceful woman, who has vast experience in security operations and business management is also the Director of a chain of SME businesses into Branding, Advertising, Hospitality, HR consultancy and Business Development. With a rich resumé comprising an Executive MBA from Commonwealth of Learning, Canada and fellowships with the Institute of Security Nigeria (ISN), Academy for Entrepreneurial Studies (AES), Nigerian Institute of Industrial Security (NIIS) and National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria (NIMN), National Institute of Management (NIM), International Institute of Professional Security (IIPS) and many other professional bodies.
The National Assistant General Secretary of The Association of Licensed Private Security Practitioners of Nigeria (ALPSPN) who also holds an Advanced Diploma certificate from the University of Lagos (UNILAG) in Security Operations and Management started out as a journalist with Voice Of Nigeria (VON) before joining Nigerian Breweries Plc Lagos as a Sales Representative (All SKUs) was rose to the position of a Brand Manager (Amstel Malta) within a year of consistently exceeding her sales target.
She resigned to join the security industry in 2005 when she registered Safety Signatures Limited and secured a Category ‘A’ license to operate a private security company with its headquarter in Lagos and branches spreading to other states of the federation.