Security beefed up in Enugu as Governorship Election Tribunal delivers judgement

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By Flowerbudnews

Security has been beefed up in Enugu metropolis as Enugu Governorship Election Petition Tribunal delivers judgement in the 2023 Governorship Election.

A correspondent, who monitored the development on Thursday, observed that the state’s Rapid Response Squad (RRS) patrol vehicles had been positioned in strategic locations within Enugu metropolis to quell any violent protest.

It was gathered that nine hilux vans and three Armoured Personal Carrier (APC) had been situationed in and around the tribunal premises.

There about 50 police personnel, including soldiers, DSS and NSCDC personnel, drawn from various specialise police formations are currently situation at the tribunal premises.

Reacting, the state’s Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Daniel Ndukwe, said that the security beef up remained a routine of the police.

Ndukwe said that the deployment was to ensure safety of all before, during and after the judgement. (Flowerbudnews)

Biola Lawal

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