07 September 2020 by IFEANYI OSITA
The Defence Headquarters has reassured residents of the FCT and other adjoining States that the Armed Forces of Nigeria and other security agencies are on red alert to combat crime and ensure effective surveillance. This is contained in a statement by the Coordinator Defence Media Operations Defence Headquarters, Major General John Enenche in Abuja. It states that this is imperative sequel to a purported memorandum from the Nigeria Customs Service warning it’s staff of a possible attack on the FCT. According to the statement, the Armed Forces of Nigeria working together with other security and response agencies particularly the core intelligence agencies hereby assures the public that preventive and preemptive intelligence are ongoing. It advises the public to go about their lawful businesses undeterred. Furthermore, the Armed Forces of Nigeria and other security agencies wish to assure the public that the offensives against the common enemies of the Nation will not cease until normalcy is restored in all parts of the country. The statement also enjoins the public to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activity accordingly.