Tech/June 20, 2019/Agency Reporter /No Comment/148 views /TechTechnology Police React To UK’s Warning Against Travelling To 21 States In Nigeriashare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancelFile image of Nigerian police personnel Police in Nigeria have countered claims by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) of the United Kingdom that some states in Nigeria were unsafe, Concise News reports. The FCO, according to a statement on its website, listed Borno, Yobe, Adamawa, Gombe, “riverine areas of Delta, Bayelsa, Rivers, Akwa Ibom and Cross River States within 20 kilometres of the border with Niger in Zamfara State. Advertise With Us It also warned against travelling to Bauchi, Zamfara, Kano, Kaduna, Jigawa, Katsina, Kogi and within 20km of the border with Niger in Sokoto and Kebbi States, non-riverine areas of Delta, Bayelsa, Rivers and Abia States. ALSO READ Boss Mustapha Speaks On His Re-appointment As SGF“Terrorists are very likely to try to carry out attacks in Nigeria. Most attacks occur in the northeast, particularly in Borno (including central Maiduguri and along access routes connecting the city to other major towns and along the Niger border, including in Damasak), Yobe, including the eastern LGAs bordering Borno State both north and south of the Damaturu road), and Adamawa States,” the FCO statement read. ALSO READ 2019 AFCON: Rohr Reveals Potential Threat To Claiming CrownBut spokesman for the Nigerian police, DSP Frank Mba, faulted the claims by the FCO. “While the Nigeria Police acknowledge that Nigeria is not without some security challenges, just like other nations of the world, including the advanced democracies, we wish to restate that Nigeria remains one of the most beautiful places to live in the world. It is a safe country with its own peculiar socio-economic and security challenges,” Mba said in a statement on Wednesday. ALSO READ Mbappe To Liverpool: PSG President Responds To Rumour“We therefore wish to reassure Nigerians and the international community of their safety and the commitment of the police and other security agencies to continue to provide effective security services to the nation.” Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:TechTechnology share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleMozambique: No Reason to Postpone Elections, Says Chissanonext article4 women fined for abduction in Mulanje – Malawi Nyasa TimesRelated Posts450 shares Tech/July 17, 2019 /No Comment Private sector says Nigeria has lost N6 trillion to Apapa gridlock – Concise News450 shares Tech/July 17, 2019 /No Comment Edo Speaker Reacts To Reps’ Order To Shut Assembly (Full Statement)BBNaija 2019: Tacha Has Body Odour- KimOprah Reveals – Concise NewsEPL: Solskjaer Speaks On De Gea Signing New ContractWhat CCB Said About Makinde’s N48bn Assets DeclarationAjimobi Calls For Reconciliation In Oyo APC | Nigeria NewsTunisia Vs Nigeria: What Super Eagles Coach Said Ahead Clash‘Lion King’: Victoria Kimani Speaks On Exclusion Of Kenyan Acts From Beyonce’s AlbumCAF Adopts Single Final Format For Champions League, Confederations CupAPC Tells FG To Probe Makinde’s N48b Assets Declaration Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.