By Charles Nwabardi
The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) on Monday confirmed the killing of a Commandant of the Corps by bandits on Kuje-Gwagwalada Road on Sunday.
They said the official who is simply identified as Commandant Dangana died of bullet wounds sustained from bandits attack on Monday morning.
A minute silence was held for Dangana druing a special parade and simulation exercise, and unveiling of the newly established female squad of the Corps at its Parade Ground at the NSCDC headquarters in Abuja.
Commandant-General, Dr Ahmed Audi described the security situation in Nigeria as worrisome, saying the Corps was on the verge of being rejuvenated to enable it play its roles in the security architecture of the country.