For Nigerians seeking fun during Easter celebrations, the Commandant General of Nigeria Security
and Civil Defence Corps, Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu has assured a hitch free
and peaceful celebration.
He also charged all state commands to ensure
massive deployment of personnel to all nooks and crannies especially churches,
market places, shopping malls, super markets, playing grounds and all places
that are perceived to be soft target of attack by insurgents and
Gana urged Christians to follow the example of Christ in all their activities by tolerating one
another and preaching the gospel of peace and love noting that fasting and
praying should be seen as a spiritual rebirth meant to promote peace and unity
among all and sundry.
He cautioned that, Easter celebration is
not for merry making alone but should be seen as a season when Christians
humbles themselves by emulating the qualities of Jesus Christ by going extra
miles in carrying out their obligations in line with the scriptures.
Gana also seized the opportunity to inform
all those that of the believed that, festive periods are times to carry
out their nefarious activities to desist and stay away from trouble as extra
deployment of personnel’s have been made and whoever is caught, will face the wrath
of the law .
He admonished the Corps personnel to work
in synergy with other sister agencies and to be diplomatic and law abiding when
dealing with the populace.