FCT Police Tighten Security Ahead APC Presidential Primary

……Reveal Traffic Diversion Points

As the All Progressive Congress (APC) Presidential primary election holds from Monday 6th June to Tuesday 7th June 2022 at Eagle’s Square, the FCT Police Command has emplaced traffic diversions at strategic places around the event ground

According to a press release signed by the FCT Police Command Public Relations Officer, DSP Josephine Adeh ANIPR, Mipra, she said that the event is often associated with a high influx of different calibers of people especially the politicos thereby requiring an argumentation of the working security architecture of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT)

Given the above, to effectively police the territory within the period in view and beyond, an all-encompassing security deployment has been made. Notable amongst the apparatus of this security arrangement is the emplacement of traffic diversions at strategic places around the event ground as follows;

1. Good luck Ebele Jonathan By a court of appeal point
2. Behind the Court of Appeal
3. Ecowas by Women Affairs
4. Finance
5. Behind Foreign Affairs
6. Kur Mohammed by National Mosque
7. Benue Plaza
8. Nitel junction
9. Phase 3
10. NNPC Tower
11. Ceddi Plaza bridge
12. Gana by Transcorp
13. DSS Headquarters
14. Phase 1
15. NASS Junction
16. Bullet
17. Bayelsa House.

The statement further said that deployment is also characterized by heavy visibility policing as would be witnessed at the various traffic control points to aid the free flow of traffic, Stop and search, and vehicular and foot patrol among many others.

The Commissioner of Police CP Babaji Sunday while registering the command’s unflinching commitment to the sustenance of the relative peace and tranquility enjoyed and a boost in the onward march against crime and criminality in the Territory, urged all and sundry to shun all forms of violence in the period in view and beyond.

“In addition to the above, members of the public are urged to remain vigilant, strengthen partnership with the Police as touching the rendition of prompt and actionable intelligence, reporting any suspicious or abnormal occurrence to the Police, the statement concluded.

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