Nigerian Police To Deploy Operatives To Liberated Territories

PoliceThe Nigeria Police has announced plans to deploy policemen to recaptured areas of Adamawa State as part of efforts to establish civil authorities in the north east state.

Addressing members of the command in Yola, the newly posted Assistant Inspector General of Police, Lawal Tanko, said that the planned exercise is a strategic move that will commence soon.

According to the AIG, this is the outcome of DIG Wakama’s recent visit to Gwoza for inspection and assessment of the damage done to Police infrastructure in the seven local government areas of the state by insurgency.

Amosun Preaches Harmony At Easter

amosunThe Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, joined millions of Christians around the world to observe the Easter season, stressing the need for harmony among Nigerians.

In a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media, Mrs Olufunmilayo Wakama, Governor Amosun stressed the need for harmony in the quest for a new Nigeria, irrespective of ethnic, political and religious affiliations.

He said that “the period is symbolic for us as a nation, having recently elected a new President”.

“As we commemorate the resurrection of Christ, I see a new Nigeria under the leadership of the President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari and I urge all well meaning Nigerians to join hands with him to bring about accelerated socio-economic progress,” he said.

The governor urged all Christians and Nigerians to ponder over the supreme sacrifice of Jesus Christ, and take a cue from His selflessness, by eschewing all forms of political, social and religious vices.

Governor Amosun prayed for God’s guidance and blessings for the leadership of Buhari and continuity in Ogun State, as Nigerians go to the polls to choose their representatives in the forthcoming Gubernatorial and State House of Assembly elections.

Amosun also wished everyone a blessed celebration.