They have since kick started operation information revealed.
Further digs revealed the manner of recruitment is through recommendations by Traditional rulers and community councils, while the state government provides funding and logistics support.
Incidentally save for a strident voice currently living in fear in his community, the traditional institution in the state openly support the administration of the Governor Willie Obaino.
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‘it is against this background that fear of the opposition stem, sympathisers recruit agents for a law enforcement agency funded by their principal...who will be at the receiving end?’ a source queried.
Sources claim though the arrangement is already operational, agitation against it is growing by the minute.
The agitators for the disbandment of the Vigilante group, with armed members, worry about the explosiveness of such an organ in the coming elections.
Sources claim the state government has so far turned a deaf ear to protest against the arrangement.
Insiders disclosed if left unchecked the situation may become volatile as opposition explores means to hold their own in the face of possible intimidation as general election looms.