The alarming security situation in Nigeria has been a matter of national concern to all within the country and in the diaspora.
This has become so bad across all the states of Nigeria and Ogun State, and particularly the ancient town of Remo.
Early Thursday, 24 June 2021, youths from Remoland converged at the palace of the paramount ruler, Oba Babatunde Ajayi
The Akarigbo in the company of other royal fathers, engage the youths in a brainstorming session to fashion out modalities that will ensure peace in the community.
Akarigbo appeal to the youths to remain calm and articulate their positions peacefully and orderly.
After one of the Oba had introduced all the seated royal fathers to the youths on the seat with the choruses of Kabiyesi from the assembly, the convener of the meeting, the Group Managing Director of Adron Homes and Property, Aare Adetola Emmanuelking speaking to the youths hinted that he was prevailed upon by the youths to intervene in the happenings in Remoland, and he has held several meetings with all the concerned stakeholders and the paramount ruler of Remoland, Oba Babatunde Ajayi, who was impressed by the peaceful coordination with which the youths have conducted themselves, assured them of a lasting solution to the insecurity issues bedevilling Remoland and its environs.
The youths, who actively participated in the meeting spoke about the causes of insecurity citing instances of rising in cultism, kidnapping, internet frauds, fetish means of making money and other social vices. They appeal to the royal fathers and stakeholders to work as a collective body in tacking these vices. They also assured the royal fathers of their tireless support in the advocacy for a safe and secure society where residents can sleep with their both eyes closed.
His Royal Highness, the Akarigbo of Remoland urges other kings to mobilize their youths and replicate a youth-based body that will serve as a think tank for respective communities, while he consults with the State government in the area of providing necessary security outfit for the state.
He also advised that the meeting should be documented with a proper communique that will point out all that was discussed.