NSCDC dismisses officer for looting Covid-19 palliatives
A corps assistant, Illiya Ibrahim of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Gwagwalada Division has been dismissed from service for looting.
His dismissal is in relation to his involvement in the looting of COVID-19 palliatives discovered in a warehouse in Gwagwalada, Abuja.
The Media Assistant to the Commandant General of NSCDC, Ekunola Gbenga, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday.
The statement reads: “The Commandant General, Abdullahi Gana, has approved the recommendation of the Junior Staff Disciplinary Committee for the dismissal of Illiya Ibrahim of the Gwagwalada Division for joining hoodlums in looting Covid-19 palliatives discovered in a warehouse in Gwagwalada, Abuja.”
Mr. Ekunola said “This disciplinary measure was taken after a series of investigations and deliberations by the junior disciplinary committee and recommendations were made to the management.
“The CG appreciates officers and men of the Corps including members of the public for providing useful information that has continued to assist the Corps in identifying unfit individuals within the ranks for appropriate action.”
Other personnels were however tasked to remain committed, resolute and firm in the discharge of their duties.
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