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Kano: Security Agencies Unite to Ensure Peace Amid Chieftaincy Disputes

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The Joint Security Operatives lead by Kano Command of Nigeria Police have restated their readiness to their readiness to provide adequate security in the view of the tense security development surrounding the chieftaincy matters of the state.

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Addressing Journalists Saturday, the Commissioner of Police Kano Command, CP Mohammed Usaini Gumel said the Police Command is expressly obeying the Court Order with SUIT No: FHC/KN/CS/182/2024 Dated 23rd May, 2024 issued by the Federal High Court sitting in Kano alongside all Law Enforcement agents in the State.”

He therefore said, “we are calling on members of the public to know that the Police in the State is working together with the military and other security agencies and are with full capacity for providing the adequate security to everyone as we are committed to carrying out our statutory duties as provided by the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.”

He pointed out that, “No doubt, the law abiding people of Kano State are known for a revered cultural heritage and respect for constituted authorities and in this regard, advised to remain calm, patient, and to keep cooperating with security agencies as the matter described will be addressed by the Court on the 3rd of June 2024.”

The CP added that, “Let me also remind you that the position of the law is very clear as whoever, under whatever guise is found to be planning to disrupt the peace being enjoyed in the State or feel that he/she can jeopardize the existing security settings in the State will be arrested and made to face full wrath of the law.”

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According to the CP Gumel as the Police Command is leading other security agencies to sustain the peace and peaceful coexistence for overriding interests, miscreants should stay clear of violence in all its ramifications and should not take advantage or hijack the current situation to launch unprovoked attack on people, property and infrastructure of the State.

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He further revealed that any person found with such tendency will be ruthlessly dealt with according to the law of the land.

The CP emphasized that by and large, the combined security agencies in the State have set out all machinery in place to ensure no breakdown of law and order as the safety and security of all the inhabitants in the State remain sacrosanct.

CP Gumel provided Emergencies contact Lin case of emergencies, the Command can be contacted via; 08032419754, 08123821575, 09029292926, 08076091271,* or login to the *”NPF Rescue Me”* Application available on the Play Store.


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