Independence celebration: IGP deploys police officers, assures of security




…Calls for cooperation, tolerance amongst Nigerians

By Kingsley Omonobi

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba has directed the deployment of adequate personnel to provide protection for citizens, critical national infrastructures, and ensure the success of all activities lined-up for the country’s 62nd Independence Anniversary scheduled for Saturday 1st October, 2022 around the nation.

They are also to prevent any untoward situation throughout the period of the celebration and beyond.

Towards this end, Strategic Police Managers comprising Assistant Inspectors General of Police and Commissioners of Police in all the Zonal and State Commands and the FCT have been directed to ensure high visibility and confidence boosting patrols around the venues of the celebrations, residential areas and other public places to prevent infiltration by hostile elements and ensure a peaceful celebration.

A statement by the Force PRO, CSP Muyiwa Adejobi quoted…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper