The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Oyo State Command has deployed 2200 personnel for the maintenance of Peace and Order in the State during the forthcoming Eid-el-Kabir celebration.
The State Commandant, Dr Michael Adaralewa made this known today while addressing the Heads of Formation of the Corps during the weekly assessment of the State of Security in their various formation at the Command State Headquarters Agodi Ibadan.
Commandant Micheal Adaralewa stressed further that officers from Special Armed Squad, Counter Terrorism Unit, CBRNE, Anti-Vandals Unit, Operations, Intelligence Department, Disaster Management Unit, Agro Rangers and Female Armed Squad were all deployed for the protection of life’s and property of the citizens during the celebrations.
“All strategic locations in the State had been well deployed to such as, Recreation Center, Eid praying ground, Parks, Markets and all critical national assets both in local, state and federal are going to be protected, “ says the State Commandant.
He therefore called on Muslim faithfuls to celebrate moderately during the Sallah Celebration and put the administration of His Excellency President Bola Ahmed Tinubu into prayer for a successful tenure. Also enjoined the citizens of the state to feel free and celebrate without any fear from any quarters.
He later wish all Muslims faithful happy Eid-el-Kabir.