NSCDC deploys 1,500 personnel for Easter celebration

Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps Command in says it has deployed 1,500 personnel to ensure a peaceful and secured celebration in state.

Commandant of Corps in , Mr George Edem, gave the assurance at a news conference in Benin on Monday.

Edem assured the residents that adequate security measures had been put in place to ensure a hitch- celebration in the state.

The commandant also said that the corps would be collaborating with other sister security agencies to ensure a peaceful celebration across the state.

stressed that the corps personnel had been well equipped to tackle all threat.

Edem, therefore, urged residents to go about their legitimate businesses, as the command would ensure the of lives and properties.

“We will also provide adequate security in places of worship, motor parks, recreational centres and other places to any of threat to lives and properties,” Edem said.

called on residents to volunteer information on around them for prompt security actions. (NAN)