Few days to the governorship election in Edo State, DIG Oyebade, Deputy Inspector General of Police in charge of research and planning, has outlined the level of readiness by the force in the forthcoming poll.
‘To achieve our mandate, members of the committee are determined to work assiduously with a common purpose and collectively without fear or favour. We will ensure that the confidence reposed on us is not betrayed. We are very ready for action.
He noted that the Nigeria police is ever ready for actions that are capable of promoting and ensuring a free, fair and credible election and are ready for professional conduct.
‘We are not oblivious of the prevailing circumstance globally as it concerns the COVID-19 pandemic. This has placed much more duty on us to be conscious of our safety and that of others he added.