By Ejike Ejike, Tarkaa David, Abuja, ACHOR ABIMAJE, Jos, Nahum Sule, Jalingo, Abdullahi Olesin, Ilorin, Aliyu Musa, Damaturu, EMMANUEL MGBEAHURIKE, Owerri, Joshua Dada, Osogbo, Ankeli Emmanuel, Sokoto
The Department of State Services (DSS) hinted yesterday that it has uncovered plot by those it described as unscrupulous elements to incite religious violence in the country.
It listed targeted states to include Sokoto, Kano, Kaduna, Plateau, Rivers, Oyo, Lagos and the entire South East states.
A statement by spokesperson of the DSS, Dr Peter Afunanya, to this effect noted: “the DSS wishes to alert the public about plans by some elements working with external forces to incite religious violence across the country. Targeted states include Sokoto, Kano, Kaduna, Plateau, Rivers, Oyo, Lagos and those in the South East. everyone need to be smart now and knows those you mingle with in the name of friends.