The Commissioner of Police Borno State, CP Bello Makwashi wishes to assure members of the public of the preparedness of the Command and other Security Agencies In view of the forthcoming Local Government elections scheduled to take place on Saturday, 28th November, 2020 by the Borno State Independent Electoral Commission.
To this end, the Command is calling on all eligible voters with valid
PVCs to go out and exercise their franchise without fear or apprehension.
They are equally advised to conduct themselves in an orderly manner throughout the period of the exercise.
The Commissioner of Police is also using this opportunity to call on the political actors – all candidates, party leaders and other party faithfuls – to play the game by the rules as the Command is poised to ensure a level playing ground for all contestants irrespective of party affiliations.
Furthermore, trouble makers in whatever form or guise are warned to stay away from the Polling Units, Collation Centres, INEC offices and other places of public interest as the Police and other Security Forces will decisively deal with deviants or other person(s) caught fomenting trouble or breaking the electoral and other laws of the land.
The public should also note that there will be restriction of vehicular Movement from 6AM to 4PM on Election Day.