President muhammadu buhari has appointed Ahmed abubakar Audi (PhD, mni) as the new commandant general of the Nigeria security and civil defense corps (NSCDC)
Abdullah Gana Muhammadu retired from service last month following the termination of his tenure in service on January ,17 2021
Mr Gana tenure was extended by minister of interior by six months which terminate in July 2020.
Ahmed Abubakar Audi emerged as the top best candidate among those that undergo the transparent selection process initiated by the minister of interior , to ensure the best Among the top _ ranking officers in the services, he was appointed to replace the outgoing commandant General of the NSCDC
Furthermore, President Muhammadu Buhari has also nominated Haliru Nababa mni, as the new Controller-General of the Nigerian Correctional Service (NCOS), subject to the confirmation of the Senate in line with the provision of the new Act establishing the Nigerian Correctional Service 2019.
The Minister of Interior and Chairman, Civil Defence, Correctional, Fire and Immigration Board (CDCFIB), Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola, who congratulated the new appointees, called on them to ensure full implementation of the mandate of their services as well as to ensure synergy with other security agencies in the country with the view to providing efficient internal security services and citizenship integrity for Nigerians and foreigners alike in line with the policy thrust of the President Buhari-led administration.