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Independence day: Police deploy 1500 officers in Kwara



Independence day: Police deploy 1500 officers in Kwara

By Afusat Agunbiade-Oladipo

Kwara Police Command deployed 1,500 police officers and women to provide security during the Independence Day celebration in 2021.

This is contained in a statement released by Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) SP Ajayi Okasanmi on Thursday in Ilorin.

Okasanmi said the command is committed to ensuring that the celebration of the 61st anniversary of independence is celebrated peacefully.

“In light of this, the command has put in place a series of statewide security arrangements.

Kwara State Police Command Commissioner CP Tuesday Assayomo also ordered the zone commanders of the eight zone commands, DPOs and all state tactical teams to embark on patrols. aggressive behavior of their AORs.

“The points of entry and exit of the state have also been fortified.

“In the meantime, members of the public are advised to cooperate with the police during stop and search missions and to report any act of misconduct or extortion on the part of the men to the Police Commissioner through the appropriate channels. .

“Although information about strange occurrences in our immediate surroundings is reported to the nearest police station or via the following telephone numbers 08125275046 and 07032069501 for a quick response.

“The CP wishes the people of Kwara a happy celebration of the 61st anniversary of independence,” Okasanmi said. (www.)

Source: NAN

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