“It is also an intervention from the federal government and the corps to assist the deceased family and to cater for some burial expenses.”
The NSCDC has deployed 11,226 personnel to provide security for the Osun governorship election on Saturday.
The illegal refineries were destroyed by operatives of the anti-vandal unit of the command, codenamed ‘Operation Sting’.
Ahmed Audi said collaboration was needed to tackle Nigeria’s security challenges, since “no service can do it alone”.
The NSCDC has warned its officers that “Any attempt to delay immediate prosecution of arrested suspects is tantamount to compromise.”
The NSCDC chief urged Nigerians to remain reliable partners of the corps in providing adequate security for lives and property in the state.
The corps says youths are lured into acts of criminalities, including intake of hard drugs, as a result of idleness.
The Civil Defence chief directed zonal commanders and state commandants to deploy officers and men massively to every nook and cranny of the country.
Members of the forum say they are concerned about the security architecture of Katsina state.
The graduates were told to demonstrate what they’ve learnt and only speak to criminals in the language they understand.