Insecurity: Ebonyi recruits 1000 more vigilantee, buy 80 Sienna Buses

Ebonyi state is to strengthen her internal security with 1000 fresh recruits, of this number seven hundred are to be deployed to the rural areas while the remaining 300men will work at the urban areas.

There also be 20 coordinators while a total of 80 sienna buses will be deployed for their operation.

Gov David Umahi has made known to journalists after the state expanded security meeting presided over by him.

Speaking further the secretary to the state government Dr Kenn Ugbala added that police and other security agencies who protect others should protect themselves.

Dpo’s and Area commanders that all their stations are cleared about 200 metres to ensure visibility and increase surveillance.

He disclosed that government is to install ten solar power panels in all the police stations across the state, just as CCTV Cameras will also be put in them, adding that

traditional rulers are to select town Union president’s who will work with the police for effective security.

The commissioner for Internal Security Hon.stanley Emeha, said that the neighborhood security are empowered by the laws of the state to use dane guns, stressing that  their logistics and well being will be priority to government, even as he disclosed that

open grazing is banned totally and that its enabling laws to be applied to the letter.

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