Easter : NSCDC deploys 1,220 personnel in Benue

The Nigeria Security and Civil Corps (NSCDC) Benue Command, says it has deployed 1,220 personnel towards a hitch-free celebrations in the state.

contained in a by the Corps Public Relations Officer, Mr Michael Ejelikwu, and issued to newsmen on in Makurdi.

According to the , the state Commandant, Mr Sule Okeji,  said the Corps not leave anything to chance, due to the rising cases of insecurity in the state.

It quoted Okeji as promising that the Corps always ensure the security of lives and across the state.

The warned criminals planning to use the festive to vandalise government , to have a rethink, as officers and men of the command be on  24 hours  surveillance daily.
“Any criminal element who will to use the holiday to vandalise any government assets and infrastructure, should desist from doing so, as officers and men of the command are on 24/7 surveillance.

”Any culprit(s) apprehended, will face the wrath of the law.

of the state go about their legitimate activities without fear, but are advised to report any suspicious element to ,” the statement said. (NAN)