Easter: NSCDC deploys 2,173 in Ogun for crime-free celebration



Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Ogun command, has deployed 2,173 personnel  to curb insecurity during celebration.


NSCDC Public Officer (PRO) in , Dyke Ogbonnaya, made known in a statement in Abeokuta on Wednesday.


”The corps has deployed its professional and tactical teams such as Agro-Rangers, Counterterrorist and Critical Infrastructure Unit to forstall crime during the festive period,” Ogbonnaya said.


said that the NSCDC ready to partner  other security agencies to ensure safety of  lives and property before, during and after the celebration.


“The commandant has urged residents of the to be security conscious and report suspicious moves or criminal activities to the appropriate or nearby security agency for proper investigation.


”The commandant also warned the residents not to resort to self help in cases of breach of security; it is illegal for people to take laws into their   in checking crimes,” said.


The PRO said that Commandant, Mr Hammed Abodunrin, wished the Christian community a peaceful celebration  urging them to imbibe and exhibit the sacrificial spirit of Jesus Christ. (NAN)