1 Chief Oye Oke, the Chairman of Ila-Orangun Community Union, on Friday described the death of former Inspection General of Police, Tafa Balogun, as a big and painful loss to the entire people of Ila-Orangun in Osun.
The community leader described the late Balogun, as a true son of the town who brought about great development to the town and made its people proud.
2 “The death of Tafa is tragic and very painful to us all in Ila-Orangun, he has done so much for the development of the town.
3 “He did not just bring the Police College to Ila-Orangun, he also enlisted a lot of our children into the police force, at no cost.
5 “Even until his death, he was still helping our children in Ila-Orangun to secure employment in the Nigeria Police Force.
7 “He doesn’t show himself off whenever he comes around and also quietly comes into town and leaves before people became aware he was in town,”he said.