Commander of the Operation Safe Haven (OPSH) in Plateau, Maj Gen IS Ali, has assured residents of Dutsen Kura that the troops are working hard to bring the needed peace to the community.
Ali, who gave the assurance through a press statement e-signed by the Military information officer, Major Ishaku Takwa received by the National Association of Online Security News Publishers (NAOSNP) stated that, “Information received at Operation SAFE HAVEN indicated the presence of criminals/militia at Dutsen Kura community in Bassa LGA of Plateau State.
“Consequently, the Commander Operation SAFE HAVEN Maj Gen IS Ali immediately ordered troops to move to the area to ascertain the veracity of the information and clear the area of the criminals/militia. The troops arrived Dutsen Kura, engaged with the community leaders, scanned the general area and confirmed that there were no criminals/militia harbouring or stockpiling weapons in the community.”
According to the OPSH Commander, “Notwithstanding the confirmation, Operation SAFE HAVEN has intensified surveillance and intelligence gathering effort to mitigate the activities of criminals/militia in Plateau State. In this regard, we urge all law abiding citizens to continue to give credible and timely information to support our operations by using the following helplines: 08021212139, 08090498333,
“We use this opportunity to assure the good people of Plateau State that Operation SAFE HAVEN will not abandon the people at such challenging time and will continue to make sacrifices to protect lives and property of all.”