Late Nasarawa NSCDC Commandant, an exceptional officer -Arch Tukur
By Our Correspondent
The All Progressive Congress APC guber aspirant in Nasarawa State, Arch Shehu Ahmed Tukur, has condoled with the officers and men of the state command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps over the demise of the state commandant, Mr Bashir Lawal.
Tukur, described the late Commandant, who died in the early hours of Tuesday as a gallant and professional officer, adding that the officer contributed immensely to the protection of lives and property while in the service to the state.
He said the services of the late Lawal has been engraved in the history books of the state given the numerous interventions made by his officers and men towards ensuring peace and development.
According to him, “Mr Lawal Kano is rare professional whose dexterity in service to Nasarawa State and indeed Nigeria will be greatly missed.
“His demise came to me as a shock and I pray God, in his infinite mercy, to grant his family and the NSCDC the fortitude to bear the loss.”
Arch Tukur encouraged officers and men of the NSCDC to emulate the virtues of the fallen hero, noting that in recent years, the corps has proven itself as a major player in the provision of security and protection of lives and property in the country.