They were among six farmers working on land in the university when the bandits rode in on 10 motorcycles.
The Commandant, Elijah Etim, said they have already identified the principal suspects and were on their trail.
The State Commandant, Yakubu Ibrahim, disclosed this on Wednesday while addressing newsmen in Makurdi.
The Spokesperson of the NSCDC, Babawale Afolabi, made this revelation in a statement on Friday in Abuja.
The Commandant-General, Ahmed Audi, disclosed this at the Passing-Out-Parade of the 501 trained personnel.
This was revealed in a statement by the Command’s Public Relations Officer, DSC Oluwaseun Abolurin, on Friday.
Abolurin said that the incident, also meant to vandalise the oil pipelines of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation Limited in Liberty Estate and its environs in Alimosho Local Government Area, was averted on Thursday.
This was disclosed in a statement by the command’s Public Relations Officer, DSC Jerry Victor and made available to newsmen on Thursday.
The statement said the suspects were picked up at various locations in Lafia, the state capital.
Audi confirmed the killing of the deceased officers while addressing troops of NSCDC Command in Rivers.
Abiye, is a native of Okitipupa, Ondo State, South West Nigeria.
This was contained in a statement by the command’s spokesman, Ibrahim Idris-Abdullahi, on Thursday in Kano.
The suspects were apprehended after a series of investigations conducted by the Agency.
This is contained in a statement by the command’s Public Relations Officer, ASC1 Comfort Okomanyi, on Wednesday in Abuja.
Edwin Osuala, Anambra Commandant of NSCDC who addressed the team before their departure on Tuesday in Awka, warned them against unethical and unprofessional conduct.
The development was disclosed by the Command’s spokesman, Oluwaseun Abolurin, in a statement on Saturday.
Operatives of the Jigawa State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps have arrested a 56-year-old man, Saleh Idris, for allegedly raping and impregnating a 14-year-old girl and house help in Unguwar Mani Quarters, Roni Local Government Area, Jigawa State.
Eye witness said the fire started at about 10am.
The State Commandant of the NSCDC, Sunday Agboola, made the development known in Osogbo, Osun State.
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps, (NSCDC) Cross River Command, has arrested one Yakubu Isiaka for allegedly vandalising the floodlights at the UJ Esuene Stadium, Calabar.
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has assured that it would continue to provide the needed security in schools in Ondo and Osun States so as to ensure a safe teaching and learning environment.
The Corps Public Relations Officer in the state, DSC Ibrahim Idris-Abdullahi, confirmed the arrest in a statement.