The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Kaduna Command, on Tuesday, said it would deploy no fewer than 3,600 personnel across the state for the upcoming general election.
The state commandant, Modu Bunu made the disclosure in a statement issued by the command’s Public Relations Officer, Orndiir Terzungwe.
Bunu said that deployment of the officers was part of the command’s strategies to ensure credible conduct of the election scheduled for Feb. 16 and March 2.
He tasked the corps to demonstrate professionalism in their conduct during the election, be transparent and shun any form of inducement from politicians.
He added that the NSCDC would work in synergy with other sister agencies to provide security for the electorate, officials and materials.