Anniversary: Adamawa State Police Command On Red Alert

Nigeria Police
Nigeria Police

By Hassan Umar Shallpella,

Adamawa State Police command has expressed its readiness to ensure hitch-free Nigeria’s 61st Independence anniversary.

Commissioner of Police in the state Alhaji Mohammed Barde, also cautioned his men to display the highest level of professionalism during their patrols to ensure a peaceful celebration.

A statement issued by DSP Sulaiman Nguroje, the command’s Public Relations Officer in Yola said CP Barde called on the people to report suspicious persons and movements to the nearest security post.

Barde directed the Deputy Commissioner in charge of operations to coordinate and ensure that all the area commanders, divisional police officers and operational commanders lead the security operations in their jurisdictions.

The statement read in part: “The command has emplaced adequate security measures to protect the citizens, ensure the success of all the activities lined up for the anniversary celebration.”

“People of the state are hereby advised to report any suspicious person(s) or move to the nearest security outpost for immediate action.”

“The measures are to prevent any act capable of breaking down law and order before, during and after the celebration.’’

“Citizens should go about the celebration in the most peaceful and law abiding manner,” Barde said.

He called on the officers to ensure high visibility and put in place confidence-boosting patrols around the venue of the celebration, residential areas and public resorts to prevent hostile elements from infiltrating them.

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