The Nigerian Police Force (NPF) has said it has made additional deployment of its officers in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, following reports of attacks in various parts of the city.
Force spokesperson, Muyiwa Adejobi, made this known in a statement made available to the media on Tuesday.
His statement comes following reported attacks and panic among residents about the possibility of more attacks by terrorists in the capital city.
Read the full statement below:
We are not leaving any stone unturned to fortify the Federal Capital Territory and its environs.
The IGP has ordered for additional deployment of assets to Strategic areas of the FCT while the Force Intelligence Bureau has been charged on robust Intelligence gathering and information sharing amongst other agencies.
All residents of the FCT are urged to synergise and be on the same page with the Police and other security agencies in making sure that we forestall any ugly incidences in and around the FCT .
Muyiwa Adejobi, FPRO FHQ ABUJA
26th July, 2022