As the Inspector General of Police, Muhammed Adamu, felicitates with Nigerian Christian Community, as Christendom commemorates the crucifixion, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ, during the Easter Celebration.
In a Statement made available to TNTV Network by the IGP thorough the force Public Relations Officer (DCP) Frank Mba. The IGP has also directed the Commissioners of Police in States where the social restriction orders have been emplaced to continue with the due enforcement of the orders while enjoining citizens to Stay at Home, Stay Safe and emulate Christ’s Virtues.
He therefore enjoins Nigerians to see the restrictions in the light of the symbolism of Easter which connotes sacrifice, tolerance, perseverance, love and ultimate triumph.
The IGP calls on religious leaders in Lagos, Ogun and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) as well as other States affected by the restriction orders, to continue to cooperate with relevant government agencies and use their leadership positions to encourage worshippers to observe Prayers and Worship Programs in the confines of their homes so as to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus which has immensely challenged humanity across all spheres of life.
Meanwhile, the IGP reassures the citizenry that the Nigeria Police will remain steadfast and committed in the duty of ensuring public safety and security during the Easter period and beyond, he wishes Nigerians Happy Easter Celebrations.