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EID EL-FITR: IGP Orders Tight Security Nationwide

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[caption id="attachment_428" align="alignnone" width="730"]IGP: Solomon Arase[/caption]

In a bid to ensure that Muslim faithfuls enjoy a hitch-free Salah celebration, the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Solomon Arase has asked Command Commissioners of Police nationwide to ensure tight security during and after the Eid-el-Fitr celebrations.

This is contained in a statement released on Wednesday by the Force Spokesman, Emmanuel Ojukwu.

The police boss noted that during the celebration, special attention be paid “places of worship, critical public places and other vulnerable points prone to criminal attack.”

The IGP, who complimented the Muslim faithfuls as they round off the Ramadan fast, enjoined them and other citizens to maintain utmost vigilance.

He further urged all citizens to continue to support the Police and provide useful information towards preventing and discovering crimes and their perpetrators.­­­