From Abba Kabara, Gusau.
The military command of Operation LAFIYA DOLE warns that any further attempt to cause panic by some mischievous elements through raising false alarm would be taken very serious.
A release signed by the command’s deputy Director Public Relations Colonel Onyema Nwachukwu, noted that some unscrupulous individuals with likely sinister motives within and outside Borno State, are trying to create panic and unnecessary problems for undisclosed reasons.
According to the release, there are evidences that these unpatriotic elements are plotting to instigate the inhabitants of Bama, Dikwa and Monguno communities to abandon their communities and relocate to Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) Camps for undisclosed reasons.
The inhabitants of these towns and the general public are please urged to disregard such misleading massages and remain calm.
According to the release, the Theatre Command Operation LAFIYA DOLE and other Security Agencies will shed more light on the issue after a Security Council meeting with the Borno State Government, scheduled to hold on Monday 31st December 2018″, says the release.
“We would like to further state that there is no basis for the people of Bama, Dikwa and Monguno to vacate their respective communities”.
It however added that, Operation LAFIYA DOLE troops in conjunction with Borno State Government are working towards relocating the residents of Baga to safer locations in view of the ongoing military operations in the area.
The command advises members of the public to remain calm as the military is in firm control to guarantee their safety and security.