JUST IN; Man arrested allegedly for killing Customs officer
Kebbi State Command of Nigeria customs service (NCS) have reintroduced parade at the Command’s headquarters in Birnin Kebbi to boost unity and morale of the officers and men of the service.
Speaking during the parade, the Command’s comptroller, Ben Oramalugo, said that the essence of the parade is to instil discipline, encourage officers in their duties of revenue generation, suppression of smuggling and foster civil relationship between the customs and people of their host community and to as well facilitate lawful trade and security in Kebbi state.
The parade tagged parade of unity seeks to bond the officers to become their brothers keepers as they discharge their duties according to customs service.
In a sad development, one officer on duty by the road , Aminu Abdullahiy was killed by speeding vehicle who rammed into him while in the line of duty along Tamac road in Yauri local government area of Kebbi state,late Aminu was rushed to Yauri General hospital for treatment and was later transfered to Wammako orthopedic hospital for proper medical attention but unfortunately died while responding to treatment, while condoling the family of the late officer mister Ben confirmed that the driver who killed the officer one Abdulwasiu Salawudeen has been arrested and in custody for further investigations.
In another development, the comptroller also played host to the new Commissioner of police,CP Samuel Titus Musa to boost snergy in order to improve security in the state.