According to report reaching oyogist.com, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Lagos governor, has approved and demonstrated for law enforcement officers in the state to use body cameras.
The governor announced the plan to train the law enforcement officers on Tuesday. He said they will be trained by the Lagos state Law Enforcement Training Institute (LETI).
The Governor took to his verified twitter handle to disclose the approval of body cameras:
He said: “To enhance public safety and increase investors confidence, I approved the use of body cameras and mass training of its use for law enforcement personnel in Lagos. This move will increase the transparency and accountability in the activities of our law enforcement agencies”
“The security challenges in different parts of the country are worrisome, but with proactive action, use of modern technological tools, and well-trained and intelligent personnel, we will successfully combat many of these challenges. The goal is a safer Lagos”