A new Anambra State Commandant of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps ( NSCDC) Vincent Ogu , officially assumed duty yesterday. Ogu, an indigene of Imo State, became the twelveth substantive State Commandant of NSCDC Anambra State after taking over from his predecessor Commandant David Bille, who was recently redeployed.
In a statement made available by the Public Relations Officer, DSC Okadigbo Edwin, David Bille in his remarks at the handing over ceremony, wished the new Commandant good health, God’s guidance and wisdom in the discharge of his duties,while also calling for support from Officers and Men of the Command and members of the public. He appreciated Anambra State Government and other Service Commanders in the state for their support throughout his stay in the State.
The new State Commandant, Vincent Ogu , in his introductory speech, reiterated his readiness to work in accordance with the vision and mission of the Commandant-General of NSCDC , Ahmed Abubakar Audi , and promised to rekindle the people’s confidence in NSCDC to reposition the Command for efficiency and productivity with special attention on human capacity building.
Commamdant Vincent pledged to sustain the improvements and achievements made by his predecessor with his vast exposure and experience which he expects will be brought to bear in running the affairs of the Command.
He therefore sought for the cooperation, collaboration and partnership from Ndi Anambra and residents alike by giving useful and timely information to the Command to rid the State of all forms of crimes and criminalities so as to create an enhanced economic environment for the State.
The new State Commandant has an impeccable track records in crime fighting, and has served in different capacities in various state Command amongst which are FCT, Benue, Jigawa, Imo, Rivers, Katstina, Enugu and Bayelsa, in his last posting he served as State Commandant NSCDC Abia State Command.
Highlights of the event was the signing of the hand over and take over notes, and presentation of symbol of authority.