A Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) commandant has been murdered by bandits on Kuje-Gwagwalada Road, Abuja.
Reports has it that the slain officer simply identified as Commandant Dangana, passed away following the gunshot injury he sustained during a gun duel with bandits along the road on Sunday, June 6. He was rushed to the hospital afterwards but died on Monday, June 7.
NSCDC spokesperson, Olusola Odumosu, disclosed this during a special parade and simulation exercise and unveiling of the newly established female squad of the Corps at its Parade Ground at the NSCDC headquarters in Abuja on Monday.
A minute silence was held to pray for the repose of the soul of the deceased.