As part of measures put in place to ensure a hitch-free Eid-el- Kabir celebration, the AIG Zone 2 Command, AIG Johnson Kokumo who is saddled with the responsibility of policing Lagos and Ogun states has charged Commissioners of Police in charge of the two states to be proactive in the discharge of their duties of protection of lives and properties of residents of their respective states.
He has ordered the immediate deployment of Officers and Men of Tactical Units, Rapid Response Squad(RRS), States/Zonal Intelligence Bureau (SIB/ZIB), Quick Intervention Unit (QIU), Explosive Ordinance Disposal (EOD).
Police Mobile Force (PMF), Special Protection Unit (SPU), including Safer Highway Operatives and all Patrol and Guard Officers to beef up security around Worship Centres, Market Places, Business Plazas, Highways, Relaxation Centres, Amusement parks, Motor parks, Shopping Malls, Recreation Centres, nooks and crannies of city centres and Rural/ Remote areas.
In addition to ensuring that crime and criminality are reduced to the barest tolerable minimum during the yuletide, the AIG assures residents and commuters of free-flow of traffic to prevent robbery while in traffic before, during and after the celebration in the two States.
Meanwhile, the AIG on behalf of Officers and Men of the Zone 2 Command wishes all our Muslim faithful a Happy Eid-el- Kabir celebration.
His statement is made available by Zonal Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Hauwa Idris Adamu.