Easter: NSCDC deploys 2,100 personnel in Plateau



 The Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Plateau, has deployed 2, 100 personnel to a peaceful Easter celebration in the state.DSC Obasa Tanimola, the Public Relations Officer (PRO) the disclosed this a statement on Thursday in Jos.According to him, the would be stationed in flash points and other strategic locations to avert any breach security.

He explained that the deployment the personnel is to intimidate and harass law abiding residents to safety of and property during the celebration“The commandant, Mr Stephen Jiyason, has approved the deployment of 2,100 personnel for the Easter celebration in the state.“This is to a peaceful and hitch-free celebration; a celebration where residents of the state will enjoy trouble,” he said.

 Tanimola advised all citizens to be law abiding and avoid any act of lawlessness that would truncate the relative leave enjoyed in the state. He further warned that anyone found wanting would face the law. The PRO assured the general public that the and other security agencies have put in place necessary strategies to a hitch- free celebration.He called on residents of the state to report any suspicious movements in their vicinities to security agencies for prompt response. (NAN)