The Nigeria security and civil defence has now had a new Zonal Command, with Headquarters in Kano named Zone ‘N’.
The newly deployed Zonal Commander, Assistant Commandant General, Professor Iliya S Dongs has reported and assumed duty.
The new Zonal Command comprises Kano and Jigawa State Commands.
ACG Iliya S Dongs was an experienced Civil Defender having served in different capacities in the Corps as Chief Provost, Civil Defence Academy, Sauka, Abuja, Head of Departments of Operation and Administration in various State Commands, Provost (Commandant) NSCDC College of Peace and Disaster Management, Katsina among others.
He Charged the personnel of the command headquarters in Kano to be Committed and Dedicated in the discharge of their Assigned responsibilities.
ACG Iliya reassured the commitment of the Corps in working hand in hand with other services and stakeholders with a view to surmount prevailing security challenges in the country.
The Zonal Commander urged the people of Kano to cooperate with civil defence and other security outfits in the state so as to achieve the desired goals of maintaining peace and order.