PRESS RELEASE ON ON EID EL-KABIR SALLAH CEREBRATIONS
The Yobe State Police Command wishes to inform the general public that modalities have been put in place to provide adequate security at all praying grounds and places of public gathering around the state before, during and after the celebrations.
Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police seeks the cooperation of patriotic citizens of the state to confide in the Police and other security agencies by providing useful information and prompt reporting of suspicious persons, movements and objects around their places of abode to the nearest Police station.
He further enjoins the good people of Yobe State to use the festive period to offer prayers for peace, protection against the pandemic (Covid-19), stability of the state and country at large.
For the purpose of ensuring security during the Eid El-kabir prayers, there will be restriction of vehicular movement which begins from 11:00pm Thursday 30th July, 2020 and ends at 11am Friday 31st July, 2020
The Commissioner of Police also felicitates with the Muslim Ummah and good citizens in the state and wishes them a happy and peaceful Eid El-kabir celebrations.
Furthermore, in view of the current situation caused by covid19 pandemic, the Commissioner of Police advises all District Heads, Imams and all Muslim Ummah within the state to observe Eid prayers in accordance with covid19 preventive measures to curb the spread of the virus.
Thank you for your usual cooperation, please
ASP DUNGUS ABDULKAREM
POLICE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER
FOR: COMMISSIONER OF POLICE
YOBE STATE COMMAND