A team of policemen were seen getting their rifles ready after arriving their duty post at a coastal area in Rivers state.
The security agents were spotted attaching empty plastic bottles with a rope to their guns ahead of the presidential and national assembly elections tomorrow.
Online reports have it that the policemen did so to their rifles to prevent damage in a swampy or riverine area.
This is coming as President Muhammadu Buhari said he has given the military and the police the order to be ruthless, stating that those who snatch ballot boxes will pay with their lives.
Meanwhile, there has been heavy presence of soldiers and policemen at the offices of the Independent National Electoral Commission and Central Bank of Nigeria in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
At the CBN office, stern looking soldiers and policemen surrounded the facility, ostensibly to secure sensitive electoral materials kept there before their onward distribution to various destinations for Saturday’s elections.