S/Court judgment: Kogi NSCDC deploys 1,000 personnel to maintain peace

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps has deployed over 1,000 personnel to maintain peace in Kogi State as the Supreme Court delivers judgment on the Kogi State governorship election appeals on Tuesday. The Commandant of the Corps in the state, Everestus Obiyo, who stated this at a press briefing in Lokoja on Monday, said the effort was to avert possible breakdown of law and order after the court judgment. Obiyo stressed that the command would not hesitate to deal decisively with any individual or group that disturbed public peace after the verdict.