Police Debunks Claims of Planned Raid
The Lagos State Police Command has rubbished reports on social media of a planned raid in the city on Thursday and Friday.
Police Public Relations Officer DSP Bala Elkana in a statement on Wednesday described the news as “false and mischievous.”
While further condemning the “fake” news, he urged residents to disregard the information as it was a targeted attempt at instilling fear in the hearts of the people.
Bala further reiterated that the State Commissioner for Police CP Hakeem Odumosu is committed to ensuring safety for residents of the state.
“Lagosians are enjoined to disregard the message and treat it as fake news. Avoid the temptation of forwarding such mischievous message.”
“The Commissioner of Police Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu psc is totally committed towards providing safe and secured environment for Lagosians to enjoy more of the night life provided by the state.”
“Moreso, the Command has emplaced round the clock security across the State,” read the statement.