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Lagos Tightens Security Ahead Eid-el-Fitr

Posted: Jul 16, 2015 at 6:30 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

By Emmanuel Udom, Lagos


The Lagos State Police Command has deployed under-cover and uniform Police officers on surveillance mission to worship centres, recreational centres, motor parks and railways ahead of the Eid-el-fitre celebrations.

Police Public Relations Officer for the Command, Kenneth Nwosu, stated on Thursday, July 16, 2015, that police patrol vehicles had been deployed at strategic locations in various parts of the state.

According to Nwosu, a Deputy Superintendent of Police, members of the public are implored to be vigilant, law-abiding, while enjoining the public to avail the Police of credible information or report any suspicious persons or objects at the nearest police station.

The public could also reach the Lagos State Police Command on the following numbers, 08063299264, 08127155071, 08079279349 or 08023265025 (SMS only), 112 and 776 (Toll Free), he said.