Terror Alert: DSS Enjoins Nigerians To Take Necessary Precautions

The Department of State Services, DSS has advised citizens to take necessary precautions and be security conscious in view of the security advisory released by the US Embassy on the possible terror attack on Abuja.

DSS Spokesman Peter Afunanya in a statement in Abuja, said the agency had issued a similar advisory in the past and urged residents to remain alert and calm.

He however enjoined the populace to remain alert and assist security agencies with useful information regarding threats and suspicious criminal acts around them.

Afunanya said the service is working with other law enforcement agencies and stakeholders to maintain peace and order in and beyond Abuja.

The US Embassy security advisory alert issued on Sunday said targets for the attack may include government buildings, places of worship, schools, markets and shopping malls among others.