The attention of the commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Zubairu Muazu mni, has been drawn to the news making the rounds on the social media to the effect that the command will carry out a general raid, on Thursday, February 14 and Friday, February 15, 2019.
The News broadcast warns members of the public not to keep late nights on the aforementioned days due to the raid which will be carried out by the operative of the Lagos state police.
In view of the development, the police public relations officer Chicke Oti, in a statement made avaiblable to newsmen reveal the information did not emanate from the command and should be regarded as untrue.
Lagosians are therefore advised to discountenance the information and go about their lawful businesses.
According to the police spokesman, the CP has assured Lagosians of adequate security before, during and after the elections.
He, therefore, enjoins all residents to come out en masse without fear of intimidation and exercise their franchise as the command in collaboration with sister agencies has deployed 3000 personnel for the general elections commencing on Saturday/02/2019.