ISOKO SOUTH CONSTITUENCY 1 BYE ELECTION: POLICE DEPLOY MASSIVELY TO ENSURE HITCH FREE ELECTION
Ahead of the Isoko south constituency 1 bye election schedule to on Saturday 11th September 2021, The Commissioner of Police Delta State, CP Ari Muhammed Ali, has ordered massive deployment of personnel to provide adequate security during and after the election.
In a press statement e-signed and released to the National Association of Online Security News Publishers (NAOSNP) by the Command’s Spokesperson, DSP Edafe Bright stated that, “Following the Isoko south constituency 1 bye election that is set to take place on Saturday 11th September 2021, The Commissioner of police Delta State CP Ari Muhammed Ali, FCIA, PSC+ has ordered massive deployment of personnel to provide security during the election which will be held in Isoko south Local Government Council Area.”
“The CP assures all residents that the Delta State Police Command is committed to ensuring the security of everyone in the local government by the deployment of its officers to all the polling units and also some speculated hot spots in the LGA to maintain peace and calm all through the electioneering process.”
The Commissioner of police is also appealing to front runners in this Local Government bye election to please caution all their supporters and foot soldiers to restrain themselves from causing chaos as such will not be tolerated. He also warned that no Police aid or security agent will be allowed to escort their principals or any important personality (VIPs) to polling unit or on any movement while the bye election is ongoing, noting that any security aid violating this directive will be arrested and made to face the full wrath of the law.
More so , there will be restriction of movement around Isoko south local government area from Friday 10th September 2021 by 0000hours to Saturday 11th September 2021 by 1600hours.
Meanwhile, the CP has reiterated that Police personnel deployed for the elections will be professional in carrying out their designated duties as assigned.
The commissioner of police delta state is wishing all a safe voting exercise.