The Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase said that the Force will be launching the logistics and personnel for war against terrorism today.
The IGP, who disclosed this at the second round table on security stabilisation in the North East in Abuja, said the movement of personnel and logistics begins today.
According to him, “Following the outcome of the last roundtable, the Nigerian Police have heightened its deployment process.
“In furtherance to this, massive human and material assets have been mobilised while the engagements of strategic stakeholders, particularly the military and local communities are also being pursued with vigour.
“I can confirm that by tomorrow(today) Friday 18th March, 2016, the first logistics procured and personnel mobilised for first phase of the deployment will be launched”.
He also hailed the collaboration between the Nigerian police and the military in taking bold steps in neutralising and sustaining the pressure on terrorists.
In another development, the IGP also kicked started the balloting and allocation of Nigeria Police Force pre and post retirement housing scheme for Enugu, Yola, Katsina and Benin.