The Police hierarchy in Sokoto State has claimed that the just-concluded launching of the North-West campaign rally by the Presidential Candidate of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, which held in Sokoto on Monday was hitch-free. The command’s Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Cordelia Nwawe, stated this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Sokoto monitored by newsbitsng.com. Nwawe explained that the success behind the hitch-free campaign was because security personnel were deployed at various points in the city that ensured the protection of lives and property during the massive event.
Explaining further, she stated, “The Commissioner of Police deployed many personnel at all various locations to maintain law and order, which facilitated the hitch-free rally. We have succeeded in our target of ensuring set objectives and this will continue till the general elections and after,” she said.