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Usman Ishaq Alfadarai Takes Over As New NSCDC Lagos Commandant 

The Commandant of Corps, CC, Usman Ishaq Alfadarai fdc, mnim, mpa has taken over the affairs of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Lagos State Command as the new Commandant. 

His appointment takes effect immediately from today, Monday, 23rd January, 2023, the statement by the Civil Defence Public Relations Officer, CDPRO, Lagos Command, DSC Abolurin Oluwaseun said. 

He re-assures Lagosians of maximum protection of critical national assets and infrastructure, through robust engagement with critical stakeholders and synergy with security agencies amongst others.

The new State Commandant, NSCDC, Lagos State Command, CC Usman Alfadarai was born in 1970 in Zaria city, in Zaria Local Government Area ( LGA ) of Kaduna State. He  attended Salvation Army Primary School, Agege,  between 1976 and 1982. He also attended Anwar-ul Islam College, Agege, between 1982 and 1987 both in Lagos. After his secondary education, he attended School of Basic Studies, Bauchi State Polytechnic, Bauchi from 1987 to 1989. He then proceeded to the prestigious and popular Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria from 1990 to 1993, where he bagged his Bachelor of Science Degree in Political Science. As a result of his unrelenting quest for knowledge he also holds a Master Degree in Public Administration ( MPA ) from the prestigious University of Lagos.

CC Usman Alfadarai was enlisted into the service in 2006 and rose through hard work, dedication and commitment to the rank of Commandant of Corps. He has also served in various capacities in the Corps in several States of the Federation, which  include, these amongst others, Divisional Officer of Giwa, Chikun, Jaba and also Jema’a LGA of Kaduna State; Head of Operations Department at Kano, Katsina and Zamfara State Commands; Head of Administration Department at Jigawa and Zamfara State Command.

In the course of his career, he also attended a lot of courses, which include but not limited to ; Disaster Management Simulation Training Exercise , Armed Force Simulation Centre , Jaji, Weapon Handling Training Course, Prison Staff Training College, Kaduna, Internal Security Exercise, Nigeria Army School of Infantry, Jaji, just to mention a few.

More so, the erudite and seasoned senior officer belongs to quite a number of renowned academic, professional and strategic bodies, which include; Fellow National Defence College ( fdc ), course 30 and Member Nigeria Institute of Management ( mnim ) amongst others .  

Most recently, the new NSCDC, Lagos State Commandant also served as the Principal Staff Officer ( PSO ) to the erudite, enigmatic, sedulous, sagacious amiable and indefatigable  Commandant General ( CG ), Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps, CG Ahmed Abubakar Audi, PhD, mni, OFR,  where he has acquired the very needed leadership, operational, tactical and administrative strategies and tactics to turnaround Lagos State Command and ensure the safety of lives and property in line with the Corps’ mandate in the State .

The new State Commandant, while addressing officers and men of the Command, today, re-assures Lagosians of maximum protection of critical national assets and infrastructure, through robust engagement with critical stakeholders and synergy with all other security agencies, religious bodies, community leaders and youths especially, now, that we are closer to the forthcoming 2023 general elections and beyond .

He is happily married and blessed with wonderful children.


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