Three hundred intakes of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corp, (NSCDC) has passed out in Kogi State. The passing out ceremony was held at NSCDC command headquarter Lokoja on Monday.
Commemdation and Congratulation
Speaking at the passing out ceremony, the Kogi State Commandant of NSCDC
Suleiman Ibrahim Mafara, while congratulating the 2019 intakes commended the Commandant General, of NSCDC Abubakar Audi, whom he said made sure that the 2019 recruits, selection, training and passing-out-parade come to fruition.
Mafara also appreciated the hard work and dedication put in by the Training Department and instructors; of the agency, adding that, from the reports he received, there is ample evidence that these recruits have been put through the mills and have come out refined and discipline.
Ready to Contribute their Quota to NSCDC
According to him, the new intake are ready to contribute their quota to the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, efforts at protecting critical national infrastructure and preserving the Nation’s security in collaboration with other sister agencies.
“I congratulate you all for going through this period of training and enduring the difficulties associated with such training. I also want to congratulate the families and friends who stood by you, specifically want to commend HODs, HOUs and instructors for the good job that was perfected within this three (03) months.
Sister Agencies and Gov. Bello
“I will not end this speech without thanking other sister agencies for their synergy and collaborations, I will also want to use this medium to thank, His Excellency, Alhaji Yahaya Bello and his New Direction Team, for assisting the Corps thus far”.
Goodwill messages were however delivered by the Commander Army Record, Major General O.W Ali who was represented by Lt.Col Sundaty Enya, Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps, (FRSC), Stephen Dawulung, representatives of NNS Lugard, Department of State Services, (DSS), Correctional Service, Immigration, amongst others.
They all appealed to the graduand to be fully committed towards upholding the unity of Nigeria and the protection of lives and properties in the Country.