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Ondo state to reward informants

Commissioner for Information Ondo State, Mrs Bamidele Ademola-Olateju

The Ondo State Government says anyone who exposes or reports incident leading to the arrest of kidnappers or other criminals in the state will be rewarded with a sum of #50,000.

The Commissioner for Information, Mrs Bamidele Ademola-Olateju announced this while briefing newsmen in Akure.

She said it was to further encourage citizens to give useful and timely information about criminal activities in any part of the state.

The commissioner called for timely reports of criminal activities, saying the government would protect anybody who reports or gives useful information about criminal activities in his area.

Mrs Olateju  urged residents to call the toll free line –  0800-555-5555 to give security tips and report criminal activities or strange movements.

Reporting by Isaac Afolabi; Editing by Hadiza Abdulrahman