As part of efforts to rejig the security architecture of the Council, the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Security Matters in charge of Okene Local Government, Engr. Abdulrazaq Muhammad on Friday 28th August, 2020 held a security and strategic meeting with managers of hotels/guest houses in Okene.
The meeting was a follow up on intelligence reports of crime and criminalities in some of the hotels in the guise of social activities where young girls dance naked all night. The reports shows that cultists, kidnappers and armed robbers operate freely and uses some of the hotels as venue to hatch criminal plots. The security report also indicate the potential danger pose by night clubs in some of the hotels.
After an exhaustive deliberations, the Local Government Chief Security Officer maintained that all night clubs/parties or any social gathering at night in any of the hotel/guess houses remain banned while Qarweel hotel located at check-point has been closed down for serious security breach and other infractions.
Media Aide to SSA Security
28th August, 2020