MEET FRANK OSHANUGOR
By Frank Oshanugor
Ahead of the forthcoming coronation ceremony of the Olu of Warri which takes place on Saturday, 21st August 2021, the Delta State Commissioner of Police Ari Muhammed Ali has proactively deployed one thousand police personnel to ensure water tight security before, during and after the coronation ceremony.
Two bomb squads have been deployed to report 48hours before the coronation day to sweep the venue and ensure it is completely rendered safe. Two units of Mobile police personnel and conventional police officers which include traffic personnel have also been deployed. This according to the Commissioner of Police is to ensure a water tight security.
In a statement on Wednesday, Delta Police spokesman Bright Edafe; a Deputy Superintendent of Police said the Commissioner has warned mischief makers to stay clear as the State Command is more than ready to deal decisively with any body who try to disrupt or cause any form of mischief during the coronation.
“All that needs to be done to ensure that the event is hitch free and devoid of any form of violence has been put in place.
To this end, the CP has directed the Area Commander Warri, Divisional Police Officers, Tactical Operations Officers of the Command to leave no stone unturned towards ensuring thorough supervision of personnel deployed for the actualization of peace and tranquility during and after the coronation ceremony.”
The statement added that the “CP on behalf of his management team, officers and men of the command wishes the people of Warri and Deltans a peaceful and hitch free Coronation ceremony.”