Tag: Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps

Just In: Civil defence sacks officer for looting COVID-19 palliatives

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has sacked Illiya Ibrahim, corps assistant, who was seen partaking in the looting of a warehouse in the federal capital territory (FCT). A viral video had shown Ibrahim with bags of rice after hoodlums had raided the Gwagwalada warehouse looting bags of[Read More…]

Covid 19: NSCDC recruitment process is on hold

The attention of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has been drawn to the activities of some fraudulent persons using various dubious means ranging from text messages, social media platforms and forged letters to invite unsuspecting members of the public for job interviews in a purported recruitment exercise[Read More…]

To fight crime, State security outfits must register with Civil Defence and get licence issued

National body of Vigilantes, State security outfits register with Civil Defence The Commandant General of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu urges State Governments to register their Private Security Outfit with the Corps. following their desire to float security outfit to tackle Insecurity within their domain. The[Read More…]

Easter: NSCDC Deploys 40,0000 Personnel for Security

The Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu, has ordered the deployment of 40,000 personnel for the Easter celebration across the nation. The service is also deploying sniffer dogs, Special Forces, Ambulances and Surveillance team to strategic areas nationwide. Mr Gana charged the personnel[Read More…]

NSCDC Officials Involved In Oil Theft

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has suspended two of its officers for alleged involvement in oil theft in Bayelsa. The Corps Sp?okesman, Mr Emmanuel Okeh, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Abuja. Okeh said the management of the[Read More…]

Saatah Nubari: We Are on the Edge, Dangling Our Feet, And We Have No Idea.

  I read in the news that 4,700 Nigerians were forcefully evicted from their homes in Otodo-Gbame community in Lagos State, in one single day in March of 2017. According to the same news report, about 30,000 were earlier evicted in November of 2016. Now, according to the government, they[Read More…]

Gunmen Kill Security Personnel, Attack Oil Facility

Gunmen have killed four Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps guarding a facility operated by the Nigerian subsidary of Italian group Eni, local and security officials said Wednesday. Four members of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, a paramilitary agency of the government, were killed on Monday at the[Read More…]

Borno Youths Now Boko Haram Fuel Suppliers – NSCDC Says

The Borno command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) on Sunday raised the alarm that youths in Maiduguri are now being recruited by Boko Haram to supply fuel in Gamboru Ngala area of the state. The Commandant of the NSCDC, Mr Ibrahim Abdullahi made the revelation in[Read More…]

FG To Deploy 500 Drones To Monitor Pipelines & Other Oil Installations In The Niger Delta

Dr Ade Abolurin, Commandant-General, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), says the Corps had concluded plans to deploy about 500 drones and aircraft for proper surveillance of oil installations in the country. Abolurin disclosed this on Monday in Abuja at a meeting with senior officers of the Corps as[Read More…]

NEMA Recovers Diverted Relief Materials In Gombe

The National Emergency Management Agency has recovered relief materials diverted by a transporter in Gombe state and distributed them directly to victims of windstorm in Bangoba community of Kakara in Sardauna Local Government Area of Taraba State for whom they were meant. The Director General of NEMA, Muhammad Sani-Sidi has[Read More…]