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Insecurity: NSCDC Creats Rapid Response Team

Insecurity: NSCDC Creats Rapid Response Team
  • PublishedDecember 20, 2022

The Zamfara State Command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) has reiterated its commitment to wage war against banditry and other criminal activities in the state.

This was disclosed by the Commandant of the Corps, Mohammed Bello Muazu during the commissioning ceremony of the Rapid Response unit’s office in Gusau, donated by residents of Igala quarters in Gusau.

“The Corps will not relent in their efforts towards providing adequate security of lives and properties of the residents of the State”, he added.

The Rapid Response Unit of the Corps is the mobile strike force of the organization, specially created to respond to distress calls and to deal with security situations impromptu, he explained.

“The Rapid Response unit is specifically created to protect the civil populace from perceived security threats and molestations by hoodlums and miscreants in society”

” Hence the initiative by this community to have this unit office positioned in this area for a noble development ”

“I, therefore, call on the well-meaning indigenes of the State to close ranks with security agencies to ameliorate the security situation in the State”

He said the Rapid Response unit’s office will play a dual role in the community and Gusau metropolis, first, to give a security facelift to the community and to act as a harbour of the Rapid Response unit in response to distress calls.

According to him, the members of the command will be positioned there 24/7, expecting calls and responding to them appropriately and also maintaining security in the Gusau metropolis.

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