Police Issue Red Alert Across Nigeria
The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu has placed Police Commands and Formations nationwide on red alert.
This proactive measure follows Intelligence Report that sequel to the recent killing of an Iranian General; some domestic interests are planning to embark on massive public disturbances and sabotage.
Consequently, the Police boss according to a press release made available to Naija News on Sunday by DCP Frank Mba, Force Public Relations Officer has directed Zonal AIGs and Command Commissioners of Police to ensure maximum surveillance and security of lives and property across the nation.
The Police Commanders have been directed to ensure strategic deployments of both overt and covert Police operatives to ensure adequate security and safety of citizens, foreigners especially diplomats and diplomatic missions domiciled in Nigeria as well as the protection of critical national assets.
Meanwhile, the IGP has assured all Nigerians and foreigners resident in Nigeria of adequate security. He has equally warned all potential troublemakers to steer clear of the streets and territory of Nigeria.
It will be recalled tension has been heightened across some Middle East nations and other countries following the recent killing of an Iranian general, Qasem Soleimani by the United States military.