NSCDC deploys 5,000 personnel to Edo Local Government Election

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Edo is to deploy 5,000 personnel for Saturday’s Local Government Election in the state. The Commandant of the Corps in the state, Mr Makinde Ayinla, disclosed this in Benin during the grand finale of activities to mark the International Civil Defence Organisation (ICDO) day.

Ayinla said the personnel would be deployed to various polling units and flash points to avoid man-made disaster during the poll. He urged residents of the state to be proactive in disaster management.