Tag: NSCDC

Criminals have informants among security operatives – NSCDC Commandant-General

Commandant-General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Dr Ahmed Audi has warned that criminals have informants among security operatives in the country. He said this while speaking at the stakeholders’ summit on the protection of critical national assets and infrastructure at the NAF Conference Centre in Abuja, on[Read More…]

‘If they confront you, finish them’ NSCDC Commandant directs officers to gun down criminals

The Commandant-General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Dr Ahmed Audi, has told newly-trained personnel of the corps in arms handling, not to hesitate in gunning down criminals if confronted. He gave the charge while speaking at the Passing Out Parade (POP) of officers and men of[Read More…]

NSCDC discovers 7-year-old Almajiri boy whose hand was cut off in Kwara

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Kwara Command, has discovered a seven-year-old boy, Usman Abubakar whose right hand was cut off by yet to be identified person. It said it discovered the boy in Patigi Local Government Area of the state. The command’s Public Relations Officer Babawale Afolabi[Read More…]

Insecurity: NSCDC relaunches counter-terrorism unit in Oyo

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has stepped up its fight against insecurity in Oyo State by relaunching a Counter Terrorism Unit (CTU) and deploying 150 personnel to tackle the farmers – herders crisis in the state. This information was disclosed on Monday by Iskilu Akinsanya, the NSCDC[Read More…]

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…]

Eid-el-Fitr: NSCDC Deploys 500 Officers In Yobe

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), in Yobe, says it has deployed 500 officers across the state to provide security and to monitor compliance with Coronavirus (COVID-19), health guidelines during the Sallah celebration. Mr Ayinla Olowo, State Commandant, NSCDC, disclosed this on Sunday in a telephone interview with[Read More…]

NSCDC Officer Kills Commercial Driver Over Bribes

A commercial vehicle driver, Amobi Igwe, has been killed by an officer of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Eke Richard. The incident happened at the tollgate area of the Umuahia-Aba Expressway in Umuikea, Isialangwa South Local Government Area of Abia State around 7.10am, while the victim was conveying[Read More…]

Car Racing: How the Shehu of Borno’s Son Knocked Down Civil Defence Officer

A very disturbing new video in possession of PRNigeria has revealed how the son of the Shehu of Borno, Kashim Abubakar- Elkanemi, allegedly knocked down an officer of Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) at a car racing in Maiduguri, Borno State. The incident occurred on November 16, at[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…]

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…]