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In Nasarawa Police deploys 600 officers for rerun election

The Nasarawa State Police Command says it has deployed 600 officers for the rerun election in 51 polling units of the Nasarawa /Toto Federal constituency today Wednesday, June 1, 2016.

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Solomon Arase

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The State Commissioner, Lawal Shehu stated this in Lafia that it is part of strategy to prevent electoral violence and ensure smooth conduct of the election.

He warned that the command would not hesitate to deal with officers not assigned to polling units.

The Police Commissioner assured adequate security and called on eligible voters to be orderly during the conduct of the election.

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He appealed to politicians to play by the rules of the game in order to ensure a peaceful election.

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