Pictures: Audi griefs over death of lead outrider, visits family

September 30, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The National Headquarters of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has mourn the of Commandant General’s lead outrider, Assistant Superintendent of Corps 1, Dickson Dike. The deceased died in a fatal accident which claimed his life on Tuesday in Abuja. Dickson’s death left many personnel of the Corps, his admirers, colleagues, including top management staff and the CG in Read More

NSCDC partners Igbinedion varsity to boost capacity of personnel

September 25, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

As part of efforts to improve the capacities of personnel for enhanced performance, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) and Igbinedion University, Okada, have agreed on a partnership to provide strategic training, research needs and scholarship for its members. The partnership was sealed when NSCDC Commandant General, Ahmed Abubakar Audi, PhD, mni, played host to Board Members of Read More

NSCDC nabs 19 over oil theft

September 21, 2022 Blueprint 0

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) says it has arrested 19 suspects over their involvement in oil theft and illegal dealings in petroleum products. Rivers State Commandant of NSCDC, Michael Ogar, who decried the defiance of oil thieves and illegal oil bunkerer noted that in spite of the continuous sensitization and relentless war against economic sabotage in the Read More

NSCDC parades 8 suspects for crude oil theft

September 18, 2022 Amaechi Okwara, Asaba 0

Delta State Commandant of the Nigeria Security Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Mr Akinsanya Iskilu Abiodun has paraded 8 suspects for crud oil theft. In a statement by the command’s public relations officer, DSC Emeka Okwuchime said that the commandant launched a Special Tactical Team code named “Operation Show No Mercy To Crude Cil Thieves, Pipeline Vandals Amongst Other Read More

Oil theft: NSCDC reconstitutes anti-vandal unit nationwide to safeguard national assets

September 18, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Sequel to the decision to rejig its anti-vandalism operations nationwide, the Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) Dr Ahmed Abubakar Audi, has commended State Commandants across the federation for the reconstitution of the unit to wage war against vandals and oil thieves. Audi said the dissolution and subsequent reconstitution of the anti-vandal unit nationwide was Read More

Repositioning NSCDC to deliver on core-mandates

September 8, 2022 Blueprint 0

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has been in the news lately. BODE OLAGOKE reports that everything is being done to reposition the agency towards addressing its core mandates. It is no longer news that Nigeria is losing about 108,000 barrels of crude theft daily from state-linked production. In fact, the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), according Read More

NSCDC arrests 501 oil thieves, destroys 71 illegal refineries, commissions 93 vehicles

September 8, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) has said it has arrested suspected vandals and oil thieves, got 49 convicted and destroyed 71 illegal refineries destroyed between January 2022 to August. The Corps has, however, acquired 93 new operational vehicles to fight insecurity and crimes across the country. Speaking Thursday at the commissioning event of the newly acquired operational Read More

Oil theft: FG dissolves NSCDC anti-vandal unit, road blocks nationwide

September 6, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The federal government has ordered the immediate dissolution of the anti-vandal unit of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) nationwide. Commandant General of the Corps Dr Ahmed Audi, made the announcement Tuesday in Abuja, before a closed-door meeting with 36 States Commandants and the FCT Commandant as well as top management members of the agency held at its Read More

Bunkering: FG commissions 8 gunboats to combat oil theft

August 30, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

As part of efforts to end the menace of crude oil theft, illegal oil bunkering and pipeline vandalism, the federal government has commissioned eight gun boats for the Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) to wage a full scale war against the perpetrators. According to the government, the move became necessary to strengthen the combative capacity of NSCDC Anti Read More

NSCDC boss performs ceremony of housing scheme for personnel in Sokoto

August 29, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

In a bid to address the housing need of officers and men, of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), the Commandant General, Ahmed Abubakar Audi, performed, ground breaking ceremony of 550 housing scheme in Sokoto State for its officers and men. Represented by the Deputy Commandant General, Administration, Zakari Ibrahim Ningi, the CG restated, his commitment towards improving Read More

NSCDC to expose, sanction those involved in oil theft – CG

August 26, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Abubakar Audi, has warned that henceforth anyone involve in the oil theft will not be spared  even as the organisation will apply all the rules necessary for sanctions of all recalcitrant elements. The NSCDC boss assured that the agency will stop oil theft across the country. Addressing a Read More

Kuje attack: NSCDC boss presents N2.8m to slain personnel 

August 4, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

In a bid to provide succour for the family of Inspector Ilyasu Abraham, a personnel of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), who died in the unfortunate attack on Kuje Medium Custodial Centre, the Commandant General, Dr. Ahmed Abubakar Audi, has presented a total sum of Two million, Eight Hundred Thousand Naira to the deceased family. The incident Read More

NSCDC arrests 4 vandals, impound 6 tankers in Delta

July 27, 2022 Amaechi Okwara 0

Delta State Command of the Nigeria Security and and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC), Wednesday arrested four suspected pipeline vandals and impounded six trankers loaded with stolen illegally refined petroleum products suspected to be automated gasoline oil (AGO) was impounded. The command public relations officer (PPRO), DSC Emeka Peters Okwechime said men of the commandant General special Squad bursted a loading Read More

Gov’ship poll: NSCDC deploys 11,226 personnel for security in Osun

July 14, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of Saturday’s governorship election in Osun state, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), has deployed  11,226 officers and men to effectively cover the 3,763 polling units, collation centres, flash points as well as critical national assets and infrastructure in all the 31 Local Government Areas of the state. Commandant-General of the Corps, Dr Ahmed Audi, who gave Read More

2023: NSCDC plans new strategies to combat electoral violence, insecurity

June 30, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of 2023 general elections, the Nigeria Security and Security Defense Corps (NSCDC) has said it will deploy new strategies to address electoral voilence and put an end to insecurity in the country. Commandant General of the NSCDC, Ahmed Audi, said this Thursday in Abuja at the quarterly Commandant General’s Conference, held at the Corps headquarters. The conference brought  together Read More

NSCDC denies snatching party money meant for vote buying in Ekiti

June 19, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), has distanced itself from a report alleging that the agency snatched party money meant for vote buying during the just concluded governorship election in the state. There are reports in a section of the media that NSCDC intercepted some politicians with money meant to buy vote and snatched it. But in a Read More

2 victims rescued as army, police, NSCDC raid kidnapper’s den in Akwa Ibom

May 19, 2022 Uko Etim 0

Troops of 2 Brigade Nigerian Army in conjunction with the Nigerian Police, Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) as well as other security agencies raided kidnappers’ hideout in Akwa Ibom and two kidnapped victims rescued in the process. Blueprint reports that a notorious kingpin and gang leader, Otobong Moses, alias Otoabasi was neutralised. The Assistant Director Army Public Relations, Read More

Workers’ Day: You’re the best, NSCDC boss celebrates personnel nationwide 

May 1, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Ahmed Abubakar Audi, acknowledged and celebrated the qualities, efforts, and resilience of all his personnel nationwide for giving their sweat and blood in building the nation. In a statement signed Sunday in Abuja by the spokesperson of the Corps DCC Olusola Odumosu, commended officers and men of the Read More

Eid Al-fitr: NSCDC deploys 20,000 personnel nationwide

April 29, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

In a bid to ensure adequate security of lives and maximum protection of all Critical National Assets and Infrastructure in the country, before, during and after Eid-al-fitr celebration; the Commandant General of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Dr Ahmed Abubakar Audi, has directed that personnel of the Corps must remain valiant and tactically prepared to neutralize the activities of Read More

Protection of government critical infrastructure everyone’s business – NSCDC

April 29, 2022 Uko Etim 0

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has said the protection of government critical infrastructure was a collective responsibility, and should not be left in the hands of security agencies alone. The state commandant, NSCDC Akwa Ibom Command, Mr Abidemi Majekodunmi, said this during a stakeholders’ summit on the protection of critical infrastructure in Uyo on Thursday. Blueprint reports Read More

Oyo NSCDC deploys 2,300 personnel for Eid-el-Fitri

April 27, 2022 Blueprint 0

Oyo state command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Wednesday stated that it deployed 2,300 personnel for this year’s Eid-El fitr celebrations. The state NSCDC commandant, CC Michael Adaralewa, dropped the hint in a statement made available to journalists in Ibadan on the coming Eid El Fitri celebrations. He stated that the Oyo NSCDC command is committed Read More

Nasarawa NSCDC trains officers on farmers – headers’ crisis

April 27, 2022 John D. Wada Lafia 0

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NCD), Nasarawa state command, Wednesday organised a one-day training workshop for all its 46 divisional and area command officers on the modern techniques/method of preventing farmers/headers crisis. The training workshop which was held at the command headquarters in Lafia, the state capital, had in attendance all the participants who came in person from Read More