New NSCDC Commandant assumes office in Oyo



 The new Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Oyo State , Mr Adaralewa Michael, has assumed .

This is contained   statement issued on by the corps , Mr Oluwole Olusegun, in Ibadan.

The News of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Michael took over Commandant Iskilu Akinsanya, who has been redeployed to Delta State as the new commandant.

Michael, according to the statement, has met the and heads of departments and units enjoining to be disciplined and dedicated to duty.

He said that this was necessary in order to rid the state of all forms of criminality and for peace and tranquillity.

The commandant warned criminal elements State to vacate the state.

He solicited the support of all stakeholders in the state to enable to succeed like his predecessor.

Michael said that his deployment to Oyo State was to continue the good work so far done by the former commandant.

NAN reports that Michael was formerly Commandant, Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Department at the National Headquarters before his redeployment to Oyo Command.

In his farewell message, Akinsanya thanked the government and good people of Oyo State for their support and encouragement accorded while in the state.

He appealed to to extend the same hand of love to his successor. (NAN)