Communal conflict: Police deploy over 60 personnel to Cross River, Ebonyi boundary

The Commissioner of Police in Cross River State, CP Abdulkadir Jimoh, has deployed over 60 cell policemen to the boundary between Cross River and Ebonyi States.

The cell policemen are to take care of peace and order in war-torn areas of Apiapum in Cross River State and Izzi in Ebonyi State which might be at the moment engulfed communal conflict over of land.

Talking with DAILY POST on Saturday, CP Jimoh regretted the communal conflict between the 2 sister states and referred to as for a ceasefire and return to negotiating desk for lasting peace and love.

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He mentioned although, he was not within the state (Cross River), he has deployed some high cops within the rank of deputy commissioner of police to transient him on minutes by minutes of the state of affairs on the war-torn space.

The Commissioner, who mentioned he couldn’t confirm the variety of casualty thus far, nonetheless, admitted that his males have been but to transient him on that however assured that peace and order can be maintained.

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Talking additional, the CP defined that different models of the drive together with anti-cultism and different tactical departments have additionally been deployed to the realm to quell any sudden.

“We have now deployed over 60 cell policemen and others to the crisis-ridden areas with a view to sustaining peace and order.

“The Deputy Commissioner of Police Operation has additionally been deployed to the realm and he shall be giving me minute-by-minute state of affairs report,” the CP said.

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