10 March 2021 By Nkiru Njemanze
The Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Dr. Ahmed Abubakar Audi has assured Officers and Men of the Corps of timely promotion and credible deployment .
He gave the assurance while addressing personnel of the Corps during his review of the first Muster Parade at the National Headquarters in Abuja.
Dr. Audi frowned at the irregularities over promotion and posting of Officers before his assumption of office and directed that nominal roll of personnel who had been stagnated for five (5) years and above be compiled to correct the anomaly.
While speaking with the Personnel on his policy direction, he expressed determination to re-ignite the passion for the job by rewarding hard work and diligence and vowed to deal decisively with anyone found exploiting officers and men for Promotion and postings.
Dr. Audi pledged to ensure that backlog of unpaid promotion arrears are paid in due course.
He informed the personnel that efforts were on to re-present the matter to relevant authorities for consideration.
Dr Audi gave assurance of his commitment to develop structures and training strategies that would contribute to National Security by deploying modern technology to combat criminality and all forms of insecurity in the Country.
He charged personnel to ensure efficiency, humility and integrity in service delivery with fresh zeal to implement the operational concept of the Corps.
The NSCDC Boss used the occasion to congratulate women across the globe on the occasion of International Women’s Day, highlighting that throughout history, the central role of women in the society has ensured the stability, progress and long-term development of Nations.
He commended the selfless commitment, untiring efforts and inestimable contributions of female officers of the Corps to the attainment of the mandate of NSCDC.
He noted that his administration would invest heavily in capacity building of female personnel with a view to creating a formidable female Corps that can compete favorably with their counterparts all over the World.