Ibrahim Shuaibu in Kano
The Kano State Police Command has in collaboration with the army, DSS, NDLEA and civil defence corps, conducted an operation code named operation â€œShow of Force.â€
The joint operation is to demonstrate the commandâ€™s collective resolve towards providing comprehensive security to lives and properties across the state.
In a statement in Kano yesterday by the spokesman of the command, Magaji Musa Majia, and made available to THISDAY, revealed that the operation which took off from Bompai Police Command Headquarters went through various routes in the metropolitan areas.
The statement said the operation was aimed aimed at building public confidence in the security agencies towards providing security for peaceful Ed-el-Fitr celebrations.
The command therefore, sounded a note of warning to any person or group of persons intending to perpetrate illegal acts to have a re-think and stay away from Kano as the police would never relent in tracking and arresting them.
It called on the people of the state to continue to be law abiding and give all the necessary assistance and cooperation to security agencies for law and order to be effectively maintained.