Abuja -? Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has commended the Nigeria
Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) for helping maintain peace in the
He said the support of the Civil Defence helped stem such
crimes as communal clashes and cow rustling.
Ortom spoke during his working visit to the NSCDC
National Headquarters, Abuja, where he met the Commandant General of the Corps,
Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu.
The Governor also promised to continue to support the
Civil Defence render selfless service to the nation.
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"I firmly believe the agency will not relent on its
mandate to make Nigeria safe for all," said Ortom.
Muhammadu assured him the Corps would remain committed to
the execution of its constitutional mandate of protection of critical
Infrastructure and national assets.
He implored Ortom not to relent in taking the
issue of security serious in the state, especially at this Critical time that
the nation was engrossed with security challenges.
- CAJ News