FATIMA Abdullahi Ahamed
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps Zamfara State Command has deployed over 700 personnels to various centres of worship and recreation areas in Zamfara State for Eid-el-Fitr celebration and the public holidays declared by the Federal Government of Nigeria.
State commandant of the Corps A.A. Sparks represented by the Deputy Commandant operations, B.B Bodinga while speaking during the publication of the deployment, stated that the deployment is design by the Corps to ensure that the celebration of Salah is hitch free and devoid of rancour.
Sparks said no stone will be left unturned in the advent of maintaining security in the state.
He therefore warned that all hoodlums and miscreants who have the desire to fan embers of mischief to relocate from the state as Zamfara is no longer a safe haven for criminals.
The state Commandant through the Head of operations said that the Rapid Response Squad and the female Arms Squad have been briefed and deployed accordingly to commence patrol before, during and after the holiday periods.
He also said that all motor parks and various bus stops have been adequately manned by the intelligent unit of the Corps to checkmate commuters movement.
The Corps has also made a comprehensive deployments to the various Eid grounds during the sallah periods for security coverage.