The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba has assured the nation of sustained efforts by the Force in fighting crimes and criminality; improving public safety and security across the country.
His assurance on Sunday, July 18, 2021, was contained in a communique by the Force Public Relations Officer, Mr Frank Mba.
The IGP charged Commissioners of Police (CP) in all the States of the Federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), and their supervisory Assistant Inspectors General of Police (AIGP), to beef-up security ahead of the Eid-el-Kabir celebration, to prevent any untoward situation in their areas of responsibility throughout the Eid-el-Kabir season and beyond.
He particularly directed the zonal AIGP and State Command CPS to put in place all necessary security measures to ensure a secure, peaceful, and incident-free celebration.
The IGP equally warned that personnel deployed must be professional and mindful of the fundamental rights of the citizens, and discharge their responsibilities with all sense of decorum and alertness.