Renewed Hope Agenda: CG Audi has transformed NSCDC – Coalition

In a remarkable display of leadership and vision, Commandant General Dr. Ahmed Abubakar Audi has transformed the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) into a formidable and efficient security agency, earning widespread acclaim from the Coalition of Civil Society Networks (CCSN).

In a statement marking the one-year anniversary of the President Bola Tinubu administration and his Renewed Hope Agenda, the CCSN praised CG Audi’s revolutionary leadership style, which has catapulted the NSCDC into a world-class security force.

The National Coordinator of CCSN, Comrade Bilal Haruna, explained that the NSCDC boss has redefined the Corps’ role and risen to the forefront of security agencies in the country, making tremendous strides in combating security challenges

“Audi’s visionary leadership has revolutionised the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), setting a new standard for security agencies nationwide.

“The NSCDC boss has made significant strides in combating economic sabotage and protecting the nation’s economic interests. His commitment to excellence has inspired a new era of professionalism and dedication within the Corps,” he said.

According to the group, NSCDC has risen from relative obscurity to a position of prominence and respect among security agencies, thanks to CG Audi’s transformative leadership. The corps’ impressive track record in tackling oil sector criminals and safeguarding critical infrastructure is a testament to the administration’s unwavering dedication and commitment to excellence.

CCSN has thrown its weight behind the leadership of Commandant General Dr. Ahmed Abubakar Audi, endorsing the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) under his administration.

The CCSN’s endorsement serves as a vote of confidence in the NSCDC’s current leadership, acknowledging the corps’ emergence as a formidable force in the nation’s security landscape. By recognizing the administration’s achievements and progress, the CCSN has reinforced the NSCDC’s mandate and inspired continued excellence in service to the nation.

The CCSN has reiterated its unwavering support for the Commandant General Dr. Ahmed Abubakar Audi-led administration, urging that it be allowed to continue its exemplary work, building on the impressive gains and remarkable progress achieved so far.

The CCSN is confident that the current leadership has the vision, expertise, and commitment to drive the NSCDC towards even greater heights, and that its continued tenure will be instrumental in consolidating the Corps’ position as a formidable force in the nation’s security landscape.

The group further explained that NSCDC has undergone significant transformation and growth under the current leadership, which include:

  • Establishment of the Civil Defence Academy in Jos, Plateau State, enhancing personnel training and capacity building.
  • Creation of the NSCDC Arms Squad Training School in Nassarawa State, boosting arms handling and combat skills.
  • Formation of the NSCDC Female Squad to tackle kidnapping, school restiveness, and gender-based security concerns nationwide.
  • Launch of the NSCDC Special Mines Marshal to combat illegal mining and safeguard the country’s mining sector.
  • Introduction of career progression courses, promoting personnel development and growth.
  • Enhancement of welfare packages, boosting morale and motivation.
  • Massive acquisition of arms for operational use, strengthening the Corps’ crime-fighting capacity.
  • Procurement of mini fire fighting tankers, enhancing disaster response and management capabilities.

These achievements have significantly impacted the corps’ operational efficiency, enhancing its capacity to tackle emerging security challenges.