From Ahmad Mohammed, Bauchi
Bauchi State Police Command has expressed its readiness to ensure the success of the forth coming Bauchi South bye election on 11th August 2018.
Police Public Relations Officer PPRO, DSP Kamal Datti Abubakar stated this while answering questions from newsmen yesterday in Bauchi. He said that the Command has put in place adequate security arrangement in collaboration with sister security agencies in the state.
The PPRO explained that “since the by-election will take place in just one section of the state involving seven local government areas, we are going to mobilize officers and men from other divisions in order to have enough personnel for exercise.”
On the party’s primaries, Datti Abubakar said that the Command has deployed all its officers and men to the various locations where the primaries are holding assuring that the deployed officers and men are just to keep law and order but not meddle in the conduct of the exercise.
He said the officers are trained not to molest anybody but to ensure the peaceful conduct of the entire exercise and appeal to politicians to conduct themselves in and orderly manner.and to imbibe the spirit of sports manship because in every election there most ne winners and losers.