Katsina State police command issued 3 restriction orders on election day
Katsina State Police Command in its determination and total commitment towards free, fair, credible and peaceful 2019 general elections wishes to inform the general public that, the Command after due consultation with relevant stakeholders superintending and overseeing the forthcoming Elections, the following restriction orders are hereby made as follows:
a. That there will be a total restriction of movement of persons and vehicles from 6:00 am – 6:00 pm on Saturday, 16th February 2019.
b. Politicians and Very Important Personalities (V.I.Ps) are barred from going to any voting center with their security details and orderlies. Also, they are warned to desist from moving from one place to another on that day as stipulated by the Electoral Act 2010 (as amended).
c. All entry and exit points into the state are going to be manned and blocked by security personnel. No movement will be allowed until the elections are over.
d. The Police and other security personnel will be conducting robust and purposeful patrols to ensure compliance of this order and towards a hitch-free exercise.
e. In this regard, the Commissioner of Police Katsina state Command, CP Sanusi Buba, psc, wishes the good people of the state peaceful and successful conduct of 2019 General Elections, please.
SP GAMBO ISAH,
POLICE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER,
FOR: COMMISSIONER OF POLICE,
KATSINA STATE COMMAND,