……………report all suspicious movement
The FCT Police Command has debunked the viral message in some sections of the social media purporting that the ‘University of Abuja has been attacked by bandits.’
According to a press release signed by the FCT Police Command Public Relations Officer, ASP Yusuf Mariam, she stated categorically that there is no record of such incident as at 2200hrs of Tuesday 27th April,2021, hence, members of the public are enjoined to disregard the message which is not only mischievous but intended to cause tension amongst residents.
The Command spokesperson further said that the Commissioner of Police CP. Bala Ciroma has ordered uninterrupted patrols around schools within the FCT.
The Command urges residents to remain calm, law-abiding and verify every information they receive to avoid causing panic amongst members of the public while reaffirming its undeterred resolve towards the protection of lives and property within the Federal Capital Territory.
The Command implores residents to report all to suspicious movement and emergencies to the Police.