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The governor also stated that the states of the South West are ready to combat crimes through the security agency, which was initially launched in January 2020 as a South West regional security outfit to combat crimes in collaboration with the police and other federal security agencies.

Fayemi, while assenting to the bill at a brief ceremony at the Jibowu Hall, Government House, Ado-Ekiti, reiterated his earlier assertion that the Amotekun outfit was not a substitute for existing security agencies, but a complementary agency that would enhance and sustain the existing security architecture in the South West region of the Country