By Monday Ijeh, Abuja.
The Nigeria Police Airwing says it has deployed aerial assets to ensure ceaseless air patrol nationwide during the Yuletide and beyond.
The Public Relations Liaison Officer of the Nigeria Police Airwing, DSP Muhammad Sadiq, said this in a statement on Saturday in Abuja.
Sadiq said that the deployment was to ensure sustained aerial surveillance throughout the Yuletide season and beyond.
He said that Mr Danladi Lalas, Assistant Inspector-General of Police (AIG), Nigeria Police Airwing, had personally supervised all aerial operations targeted at checkmating insecurity and improving public safety during the Yuletide.
The liaison officer said that the airwing had also deployed resources for rendition of real time support to ground operatives.
Sadiq said that the deployment was in line with the directive of the Inspector-General of Police, Mr Usman Baba, to ensure hitch-free celebrations.
He pledged the commitment of the airwing to provide diligent aerial support to the ground forces.
Sadiq said that AIG Lalas felicitated with Christians at Christmas and called for their steadfastness and prayers for Nigeria.