Elections: I-G Deploys 20,000 Personnel To Oyo State
The Commissioner of Police in Oyo State, Mr Muhammed Kastina, on Friday said the Police Headquarters had deployed 20,000 personnel to ensure hitch-free presidential election on March 28. Kastina disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ibadan. He said the personnel include members of the police special force, mobile unit, counter terrorism squad and officers from the Exclusive Ordinance Department. “We have the K-9 sections trained to use dogs and horses. The animals will help in crowd control where and when necessary. The team also comprised of medical units, which will take care of health emergencies,” he said.