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OGUN STATE POLICE COMMAND FOCUSES ON SECURITY TO ENSURE A SMOOTH SALLAH CELEBRATION

 

Communication channels are available for interaction and policing activities during the holiday period.

The Commissioner of Police, CP Abiodun Alamatu psc, has implemented strong security measures to prevent any unforeseen security threats in Ogun State during the Eid Kabir Celebrations starting from June 16, 2024.

As Muslims mark the SALLAH festival, the Ogun State Police Command has developed a detailed plan with safety measures to address security issues and provide maximum protection for residents and visitors throughout the state, ensuring a safe and enjoyable celebration.

Police officers have been briefed and deployed to key locations, conducting activities such as stop and search in various areas including Onigarri, Odeda, Long Bridge, Alapako, Sango/Ijoko, State Judiciary road headquarters, Tasued junction, Ogunmakin, Foursquare, Kemta, Odogbolu, Ogbere junction, Ijebu Imushin, among others.

These initiatives aim to maintain peace in the state, and the Command requests cooperation from residents as the police presence will be prominent in these critical areas.

With the expected increase in visitors entering and leaving the Gateway State, residents are urged to be patient and cooperative during security checks at access points where necessary precautions will be taken.

Continuous patrols will be conducted on highways such as Lagos Ibadan expressway, Sagamu, Ijebu-Ode - Benin highway, Kara long bridge, by a collaborative effort involving other agencies and supervised by Divisional Police Officers and Area Commanders.

Individuals visiting commercial establishments like point of sale locations, eateries, lounges, restaurants, and hotels are advised to remain vigilant, safeguard their belongings, and be attentive to their surroundings to prevent any potential incidents.

Police officers will be present at prayer grounds and strategically positioned to prevent attacks and deter criminals.

The public is reminded that the Command's social media platforms, Complaint Response Unit, Control room, and phone lines are operational and manned by trained personnel to assist with inquiries and provide necessary information.

For any assistance, please contact the following support channels:

Command Social media handles. 
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@OgunPoliceNG

Instagram
Ogunpolice_ng

Facebook 
Ogun Command

YouTube
@embracepeace

09159578888, 09062837609, 09120141706, 09151027369
07084972994

The Commissioner of Police, CP Alamutu Abiodun Mustapha extends warm greetings to all Muslim faithfuls and wishes everyone a joyous Sallah celebration.

SP Omolola Odutola, anipr,
Police Public Relations Officer, Ogun State Police Command Headquarters Eleweran.

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