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Fire service solicits support from prominent Nigerians

CG Liman presenting a plaque to General Babangida during the courtesy visit. Photo: Halima Idris

The Federal Fire Service (FFS) is continuing to interface with prominent Nigerians, with the aim of wooing support for the service to ensure it gains public confidence.

Controller-General of the service, Liman Ibrahim, made the remarks in Minna at separate visits to two former heads of state of the country, Ibrahim Babangida and Abdullsalam Abubakar.

CG Liman presenting a plaque to General Abdulsalam during the courtesy visit to Minna. Photo: Halima Idris

Dr Ibrahim also paid a courtesy visit to the Emir of Minna, Alhaji Umaru Bahago.

General Babangida (retired) appreciated the controller for the series of reforms instituted since his assumption to office.

On his part, General Abubakar (retired) thanked the controller for the visit and urged him to continue to boost the capacity of the service, towards making it one of the best in Africa.

Reporting by Halima Idris; editing by Muzha Kucha and Tony Okerafor