As part of the activities commemorating 2022 World Civil Defence Day and celebrations of his one year in office as the 3rd substantive Commandant General of the Corps, Dr. Ahmed Abubakar Audi has today commissioned the NSCDC Cooperative Housing Project at the Kuje Area in Abuja.
In a press statement e-signed and released to the National Association of Online Security News Publishers, NAOSNP by the Corps’ Director of Public Relations, DCC Olusola Odumosu stated that, “The Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Dr Ahmed Abubakar Audi, mni, has affirmed his unwavering commitment to the welfare of officers and men. He made this known while commissioning the NSCDC Cooperative Housing Project at Kuje, Abuja in commemoration of the World Civil Defence Day 2022 and his one year in office as the 3rd substantive Commandant General of the Corps.”
According to Odumosu, “Dr. Ahmed Audi who earlier in the company of his wife, the National President of the Civil Defence Officers Wives Association (CDOWA) Hajia Aisha Abubakar Audi conducted the ground breaking and foundation laying of CDOWA Group of Schools and Skill Acquisition Centre at Sauka, Abuja. The CG noted that efficiency in service delivery and optimal performance of an officer can only be achieved when the welfare of such officers are guaranteed and his administration would give utmost priority to that.”
“If there is anyone whose joy and excitement knows no bound today, it is me because when I came in as the 3rd substantive Commandant General of NSCDC, I said this Adminstration has come with a renewed vigour to rejig, revamp, rejuvenate, resuscitate and reposition the Civil Defence to a World Class Elite Organisation poised to protect the lives of citizens as well as safeguarding all critical national assets and Infrastructure of the nation. I am glad you are all witnesses to these laudable achievements. Today house keys are being handed over to officers and we are also laying a new foundation for another 102 buildings of 3 Bedroom and 2 Bedroom within the Estate”. Audi said.
In his appreciative words, the Chairman NSCDC National Headquarters Cooperative Society; ACC Aina Oladeji Jones appreciated the CG for playing fatherly role as the Grand patron of the Cooperate Multipurpose Society, reiterating that the CG at his 100 days in office promised that his Officers would be house owners before his one year tenure in office and this he achieved.
He lauded the CG for closely monitoring the project and making necessary corrections when the project was under construction which has culminated into great realities in which 22 buildings are being commissioned and keys handed over to the beneficiaries at exactly his one year in office.
The Commandant General maintained that the years ahead will be full of tremendous innovative achievements because the Audi led administration will keep moving on and never get tired of putting smiles on the faces of all personnel of the Corps both at the National Headquarters and all formations in the federation.