The Nigeria Police Drive has assured residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja of whole safety and safety.
The peace of mind was given in an announcement on Tuesday by the Drive Public Relations Officer, Muyiwa Adejobi.
He assured that the Police is leaving no stone unturned in securing and fortifying Abuja and its environs, including that the Drive is working with different safety companies within the nation to guard the lives and property of the residents of the capital metropolis.
Adejobi assured that they’re all out to forestall any ugly incidence or prevalence within the metropolis and the Inspector-Basic of Police, Usman Alkali Baba has ordered the deployment of further belongings within the FCT.
In his phrases, “We aren’t leaving any stone unturned to fortify the Federal Capital Territory and its environs.
“The IGP has ordered for extra deployment of belongings to Strategic areas of the FCT whereas the Drive Intelligence Bureau has been charged on strong Intelligence gathering and knowledge sharing amongst different companies.”
“All residents of the FCT are urged to synergise and be on the identical web page with the Police and different safety companies in ensuring that we forestall any ugly incidences in and across the FCT.”
The assertion comes within the current wake of safety issues in Abuja, the nation’s capital metropolis and fears of a potential assault by terrorists.
Terrorists Assault Presidential Guards
On Sunday, gunmen terrorists attacked and injured some troopers of the Guards Brigade who’ve the mandate to guard President Muhammadu Buhari.
The troopers of the 7 Guards Battalion had been on routine patrol alongside Kubwa – Bwari street after they bumped into the ambush by the suspected terrorists within the nation’s capital metropolis.
The assault got here barely twenty-four hours after terrorists threatened to kidnap President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, Naija Information reviews.
The event is alleged to have induced panic amongst many residents of Abuja.
The terrorists had been mentioned to be headed to the Nigerian Regulation College in Bwari after they bumped into the troops, resulting in the trade of gunfire by which three troopers had been injured.
Ministry Of Training Shuts Down Federal Authorities Faculty
In an analogous improvement, anxious by the rising spate of insecurity in Abuja, the federal authorities ordered the closure of all Federal Authorities Faculties (FGCs) in Abuja as a consequence of fears of insecurity.
The scholars of the affected faculties have additionally been ordered to be evacuated.
The Director of Press, Federal Ministry of Training, Mr Ben Goong confirmed the directive to newsmen in Abuja on Monday.
The administration of the Federal Authorities Faculty (FGC) Kwali, Abuja in compliance, ordered the evacuation of scholars from the college hostel.
The incident noticed dad and mom storm the college on Monday to evacuate their wards from the college located at Sheda village, Abuja-Lokoja freeway.