Lagos - The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Solomon
Arase, has mandated Command Commissioners
nationwide to ensure water-tight security during and after Sallah
Special attention shall be paid to all places of
worships, critical public places and other vulnerable points prone to criminal
“The Police High Command is hopeful that the operational
strategies adopted by the Force and renewed collaboration with the public will
yield positive results,” said Emmanuel Ojukwu, Police Public Relations Officer.
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He said the IGP, while felicitating with Muslim faithful
as they round off the Ramadan Fast, enjoined them and other citizens to
maintain utmost vigilance and courageously continue to support the Police and
provide useful information towards preventing and unearthing crimes and their
Also known as Eid ul-Fitr, Sallah celebrates the end of
the Holy Month of Ramadan.
It is scheduled for Friday and the next Monday, coming on
the back of rampant terror attacks by the Boko Haram sect.
These have been decaled Public Holidays.
- CAJ News