FCT Police Command Deploys Over 2,000 Personnel Ahead Of Easter Celebration

…as CP warns against any intended disruption by criminal elements.

The FCT Police Command has proactively deployed human and material resources at the Command’s disposal across the nooks and crannies of the FCT in anticipation of the Easter celebration.

According to a press release signed by the FCT Police Public Relations Officer, SP Josephine Adeh, said that the deployment which is characterized by visibility policing and the deployment of Explosive Ordinance Devices (EOD) experts at various places of worship and event centres, raids on identified black spots, uncompleted buildings/shanties, stop and search, Vehicular/foot patrol is aimed at ensuring that residents of FCT enjoy a peaceful and serene atmosphere, before, during and after the Easter celebration.

She further said that the Commissioner of Police FCT, CP Benneth C. Igweh urged residents to give the police operatives the utmost cooperation, as the deployments are solely aimed at ensuring the populace’s safety.

He also calls on the Christian faithful in FCT, as they join others around the world in the celebration to embrace the virtues of the festivity, while reassuring the populace of his commitment to ensure the safety of all and sundry.

Residents are therefore urged to be vigilant and take advantage of the Police emergency lines to report suspicious activities through 08032003913, 08028940883, 08061581938, 07057337653 PCB: 09022222352, CRU: 08107314192