Story By Akinola Emmanuel, March 30, 2021
The Commissioner of Police, Oyo State Command, CP Ngozi Onadeko has Christians in the state of effective policing before, during after the Easter Celebration which commences this on Friday with Good Friday services.
In a statement by the Police Public Relation Officer, CSP Gbenga Fadeyi, the Police Boss enjoins all Christian faithfuls to ensure that COVID-19 protocols are adhered to in various places of worship.
“In view of the celebrations, the Command has deployed a total number of Five Thousand Two hundred and Ninety-six (5,296) Police personnel to ensure a hitch free celebration.”
” Equally, effective plans have also been emplaced to police all entry and exit points and other parts of the State through aggressive stop and search, effective visibility patrol, and intelligence-led raid of black spots. Places of worship, recreation centres, financial institutions and other public facilities will be adequately protected.
She called on Members of the public to cooperate with the Police by giving out credible information, while the Police personnel have been charged to be courteous and civil to members of the public while discharging their duties.
In case of any distress, citizens are advised to call the Police Control Room Numbers: 08081768614, 07055495413 and 615 (Toll Free) of the Oyo State Security Trust Fund.