The Jigawa State Commandant of NSCDC, Alhaji Garba Muhammad has decorated 83 recently promoted officers who benefitted from the 2020 promotion exercise.
This was contained in a statement issued to PRIME TIME NEWS on Tuesday and signed by CSC Adamu Shehu, the Jigawa State NSCDC Public Relations Officer.
The decoration exercise, according to CSC Shehu, took place at the State Command Headquarters in Dutse.
The colourful exercise attracted important dignitaries from agencies within the Ministry of Interior and beyond.
The beneficiaries are Six ACC’s were elevated to the rank of DCC’s, Eleven CSC’s to ACC’s, Six SC’s to CSC’s, Three DSC’s to the rank of SC’s, Forty Six ASC 2 to ASC 1, while Eleven Inspectors of Corps 2 to IC 1.
The beneficiaries include the Head of Administration, Abubakar Inuwa Tashi, Head of Intelligence and Investigations Umar Aliyu Makama, Head of Crisis Management, Mustapha Umar, Head of Critical National Asset & Infrastructure, Shu’aibu Rekiyatu Bello, Head of Welfare Services, Jonathan Dodo Ayiya, and Area Commander Dutse, Umar Aliyu all from the rank of Assistant Commandants to Deputy Commandants.
Equally promoted is the Command Public Relations Officer, Abdullahi Adamu Shehu, who got promoted from the rank of Superintendent of Corps (SC) to Chief Superintendent of Corps (CSC).
The State Commandant charged the newly promoted officers to be more dedicated and committed to their new responsibilities, quoting the popular adage “to whom much is given, much is expected’.
He emphasized on the need to put hands on deck towards actualising the Commandant General’s agenda of moving the Corps to a greater height.
In his goodwill message, the Controller of Correctional Service represented by DC Musa Dauda Doguwa called on the newly promoted officers to professionally discharge their duties with due diligence to reciprocate the good gesture.
The State Commandant was assisted with the decoration exercise by the Command 2ic, Deputy Commandant Mansur Garba and other invited guests from Sister formations including Immigration, Correctional and Federal Fire Services.