- As President Muhammadu Buhari set to visit Jigawa on Saturday, February 2, 335 personnel of the Jigawa State Hisbah Board have been mobilised
- The disclosure was made by the board's commander, Malam Ibrahim Dahiru, on Friday, February 1
- The personnel will be partnering with other security agents in providing adequate security throughout President Buhari's stay in the state
The Jigawa State Hisbah Board, has said it has mobilised 335 personnel ahead of President Muhammadu Buhari’s campaign visit to the state slated for Saturday, February 2.
The board’s commander, Malam Ibrahim Dahiru, made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Dutse on Friday, February 1.
Legit.ng gathers that Dahiru said the personnel were expected to partner with other security agents in providing adequate security throughout the president’s stay.
He added that the personnel would also assist in crowd and traffic control during the period.
The commander added that the mobilised personnel were advised to act professionally in the discharge of their duties during the visit.
He said: ”We advised our men to discharge their duty professionally during Mr President’s visit. Not only our men, all residents are advised to behave in an orderly manner during the visit.
”Our people are known to be educated and respectful, therefore, we expect them and our men to prove that they are really what they are known to be by behaving well throughout the President’s stay."
Dahiru urged the residents to turn out en mass and receive the President, and prayed that the visit would begin and end peacefully.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that Senator Godswill Akpabio said God had guaranteed a victory for President Muhammadu Buhari at the February 16 presidential election despite what he described as the antics of members of the opposition.
Akpabio also promised to deliver 10m votes to President Buhari as his way of contributing to the victory of the APC in the general elections.
The former governor who chairs the Presidential Support Committee (PSC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) was said to have made the statement at a party function in Ibadan, the Oyo state capital.
The senator said a victory for the APC presidential candidate and his vice, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, in the election was a guarantee.
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