The Deputy Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, DCG Hilary Kelechi Madu, has been appointed acting Commandant General of the corps.
He took over from the former Commandant General, Abdullahi Gana, whose extended tenure of six months expired on January 18, 2021 (today).
It was gathered that Gana officially handed over to Madu, who is the most senior officer in the corps at a brief ceremony in the Abuja office.
Meanwhile, the Minister of State for the Federal Capital Territory, Fatima Aliyu, has felicitated with the outgone Commandant-General on of his 58th birthday.
Aliyu in a birthday message to Gana, on Monday, commended him for his invaluable contributions to the peace and safety of the country.