The Zamfara State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has deployed 909 personnel to the venue of the 2022 annual national Sheikh Ibrahim Inyass Maulid for internal security.
Briefing newsmen at the command’s headquarters shortly before the deployment, the state commandant, Mr. A A Sparks entreated the personnel to be diligent, civil and courteous in the discharge of their duties.
The commandant reiterated that indolence and indiscipline of any sort will not be tolerated, saying that no corp member would be considered a sacred cow or untouchable.
He spoke through the Deputy Commandant Operations, Bodinga reminded the personnel of the need to be firm and focused in the discharge of their constitutional duties.
The Maulid which is expected to last for 3 days is going to pull the crowd from different States in Nigeria to Gusau, the State capital.
However, the intelligence unit of the corps has been deployed massively to various parks and bus stops to monitor the influx of the would-be participants to the annual event.
Also, the Quick Response Squad is to embark on routine patrol around the state to checkmate criminal activities in the state during this period.