Mustapha Talba has been appointed as the new Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Jigawa Command.
This is contained in a press statement signed by spokesman of the command, CSC Adamu Shehu.
Talba is the eleventh State Commandant in Jigawa since the enactment of the NSCDC Act in 2003.
Before his deployment, he was the NSCDC Commandant of Adamawa State and served the Corps in various capacities in many states including Bauchi, Bayelsa, Birnin Kebbi, Kaduna and Kano.
The newly posted State Commandant is a seasoned administrator with vast knowledge in security management. He took over the mantle of leadership from Alhaji Garba Muhammad, who has been transferred to the NSCDC National Headquarters, Abuja.
Talba tasked officers and men to cooperate with him and dedicate themselves to their assigned responsibilities. He promised to carry everyone along in his quest to move the Command forward.