A female personnel of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Lagos State, Insp. Basirat Olaonipekun, is dead.
She passed away after writing her promotion examination.
NSCDC spokesperson in Lagos, Kehinde Bada, told NAN on Sunday that the deceased wrote the examination at the Ikeja Police College on Friday.
“She was ill and came for the promotion examination.
“It happened after the examination, she collapsed and was rushed to the police hospital at the College where she was treated but later died,” Bada said.
The spokesperson added that the personnel had been buried according to Islamic rites.
She quoted the Lagos commandant, Ayinla Adeyinka, as expressing NSCDC’s condolences to the family.
Adeyinka prayed that God would give the family the fortitude to bear the loss.