Police reiterates commitment to ensuring peace during holidays

By Post Nigeria December 22, 2014 19:57

Police reiterates commitment to ensuring peace during holidays

The Nigeria police force has assured Nigerians of adequate security during the yuletide as operational strategies have been put in place to enhance security during this year’s Christmas holidays and beyond.

The Inspector- General of Police, IGP, Suleiman Abba, in a press release made available by the Force Public Relations Officer, FPRO, Emmanuel Ojukwu, has since directed all Zonal Assistant Inspectors-General of Police and Commissioners of Police in charge of State Commands to put in place extended police patrols taking into consideration their peculiar security situation.

According to Suleiman Abba, the objective is to protect the citizens as they celebrate the Christmas and New Year season.

Abba also noted the various striking units of the force, which are; Police Mobile Force, Special Protection Unit, Counter Terrorism Unit, Explosive Ordinance Department, and Dog sections.