EID-EL FITRI: Kwara Police Warn Political Thugs, Troublemakers
The commissioner of police, Kwara State Command, CP Mohammed Lawal Bagega psc, congratulates Muslim faithful in Kwara State for the successful conclusion of Ramadan fasting.
He wishes to assure the good people of Kwara State of a peaceful and hitch free Sallah celebration. Adequate security arrangements has been emplaced across the length and breadth of the state, while advising the good people of Kwara State to go about their lawful businesses, he enjoined Muslim faithful to enjoy their sallah holidays without any fear of molestation.
The CP wishes to warn all would-be trouble makers of the determination of the Command to deal decisively with anybody found committing any act of criminality before, during and after the Sallah celebration.
The CP also wish to use this medium to inform the people of Kwara State of the information at his disposal to the effect that some subversive and disgruntled elements have perfected plans to distrupt the peace and Harmony in existence in the state using the Eid praying ground as a venue.
The command therefore wishes to state as follows,
1, Turning the Eid praying ground to a political rally will not be tolerated.
2. Anybody found in possession of any dangerous items like arms and ammunitions, etc will be treated as a criminal.
3. No sachet water is allowed on the praying ground as adequate water has been provided for ablussion
4. No chanting of party slogan of any kind, praise singing of VIPs within the praying ground will also not be allowed.
5. Auto-mobile operators are advised to respect the rights of other road users as all acts of irresponsibility will be met with stiff legal consequences.
Finally, the commissioner of police wishes to advise members of the public to always inform the police of any suspicious acts within their environment using the following phone numbers. 08126275046
SP Okasanmi Ajayi (anipr)
Police Public Relations Officer
FOR: COMMISSIONER OF POLICE
KWARA STATE POLICE COMMAND