Dark
Light
Today: June 19, 2024
December 29, 2023
1 min read

Promotion: NSCDC decorates 640 officers in Ogun

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Ogun State Command, on Friday, decorated 640 promoted officers in the command. 

The decoration ceremony, which took place at the state command’s cooperative building in Owu Dekudu village off Kobape road in Abeokuta, was attended by state service commanders, family members of the promoted officers, and well-wishers.

In his open remarks, the state commandant David Ojelabi, described the promotion as an award of excellence, dedication, hard work, loyalty and discipline.

He charged the newly-promoted officers with maintaining the greatest standards of professionalism, integrity, and national service.

“ We want to congratulate all the newly promoted officers who have been promoted to the next professional status of their lives.

“ To whom much is given much more is expected so, this is a call to rise to service and we need more from them especially in the area of executing and maintenance . They should rise up to their responsibilities and challenges .

“ A new elevation translate to a new responsibility on their shoulders. You are all expected to be on your toes in order to perform and synergize with other agencies to see  that Ogun state and Nigeria as a whole is peaceful for everybody.

While extending his sincere congratulations to the officers, Special Advisor on Security to the Governor of Ogun State, AIG Olusola Subair (Rtd.) noted that their promotion was a well-deserved accolade and a reflection of devotion, hard work, and commitment to the values of the NSCDC.

He however urged the promoted officers to step up their efforts to fight crime and improve public safety in thetate.

Speaking to Sodiq Owolabi, a former chief security of corp who was promoted to assistant commandant, thanked the leadership and pushed his colleagues to take on greater responsibility.

“ Formerly as the chief security of corp but today I am the assistant commandant of Corp. 

“ I feel honored and my appreciation goes to the commander general in the person of Dr. Adu who gave us this opportunity to be among the cadet .

“ I’m taking this opportunity to implore my colleagues and those coming behind to put more effort dedicated, honest .

The promoted officers included Four Deputy Commandants of Corps (DCC), 20 Assistant Commandants of Corps (ACC), 35 Chief Superintendents of Corps (CSC), 62 Superintendents of Corps (SC), 123 Deputy Superintendents of Corps (DSC), 302 Assistant Superintendents of Corps I (ASC I) and 94 Assistant Superintendents of Corps (ASC II).

Previous Story

Why report on how Mohbad died is delayed – Police

Next Story

NGO donates food items to 1,000 widows, less privilege in Ekiti  

Latest from Blog

NLC, TUC picket IBEDC in Ogun

Members of the organized labour in Ogun State on Monday protested against the federal government’s elimination of power industry subsidies and hike in electricity

Ogun CJ frees 3 inmates

As part of its efforts to decongest correctional facilities across the Ogun state, the state’s Chief Judge, Justice Mosunmola Dipeolu has granted amnesty to

Two killed in Ogun cult clash

Two persons have been reportedly killed on Sunday in a cult clash in Abeokuta, Ogun State capital. The victims, allegedly members of the Eiye

Ogun evacuates, rehabilitates destitute

The Ogun State government has begun evacuation and rehabilitation of destitute with mental disorders who constitute environmental nuisance to communities across the state. Hon.

Pelican valley lights up Ogun communities

Pelican Valley estate has installed industrial solar lights in over ten neighboring communities in Ogun state. The community includes Kobape, Egbeda, Galatia, Masha, Mosunmore,

Ogun  IPAC gets new chairman

Comrade Sanyaolu Abayomi of Action Alliance ( AA) has emerged as the newly elected Chairman of  Inter-Party Advisory Council ( IPAC) in Ogun State.  The

OGHA passes N703.02Bn 2024 budget

The Ogun State House of Assembly has on Thursday passed N703,028,013,431.64 as the Year 2024 Appropriation bill. The bills which was earlier presented to

Ogun set to distribute 5000 CofO

The Ogun state government will distribute 5000 Certificates of Occupancy (C of O) to beneficiaries on Friday, December 1 2023. According to a statement
Go toTop

Don't Miss

Dialogue with Journalists: NUJ sets to host reps, senators in Ogun 

The Nigeria Union of Journalists Ogun State Council has expressed

Sallah : Pelican Valley gifts cash to children for reciting National Anthem 

Foremost real estate entrepreneur, Ambassador (Dr) Babatunde Adeyemo, has celebrated