THE Federal Road Safety Commission Board has approved the promotion of 79 Assistant Corps Commanders, ACC, to the rank of Deputy Corps Commander.
The approval was made after due consideration of the report submitted by the Establishment Committee in respect to the 2019 promotion, during its meeting on September 4, 2020.
According to the Corps Public Education Officer, Bisi Kazeem, the promoted officers include WA Adenekan, NZ Muhammed, AM Shehu, OI Okoroafor, EN Esebonu, JM Fada, HB Abdulrahaman, MM Kazaure, RMZ Abubakar, S.Rabiu, RO Bamigboye, C. Akachukwu, AD Gofwan, J Abuo, and O Olumatanmi.
Others are AP Longkam, JK Ifeanacho, S Shehu, J Yaushaka, C Philip, N Salihu, CS Luka, HB Zainu, HS Dalhatu, N Salihu among others.
He stated that three of the promoted officers would be proceeding on their three- month terminal leave with immediate effect and ensure proper handing over of their offices.
The Board Chairman, Mallam Bukhari Bello, expressed utmost satisfaction with the level of transparency that heralded the entire process and urged the promoted Officers to show more commitment and rededicate themselves to achieving the corporate mission of the Commission, which is to eradicate road traffic crashes and create a safer motoring environment in the country.
He added that the promotion exercise was part of the Commission’s drive towards rewarding excellence and hard work, which is concomitant with the administrative philosophy of the present leadership of the Corps.
Meanwhile, the Corps Marshal, Boboye Oyeyemi, has congratulated the newly elevated officers for their excellent performances during the exercise.
While noting that every promotion comes with greater responsibilities, Oyeyemi charged them to put in their best in the course of their duties as their new ranks call for more focus and dedication.
Oyeyemi admonished those who were not fortunate this promotion year to keep hope alive for the best as opportunities still abound for promotion in the future.
The Corps Marshal promised to improve the general welfare of the personnel of the Corps to the satisfaction of all and urged all the personnel to be of good cheer and put in greater efforts towards the realisation of the corporate mandate of the Corps.
According to the Corps Public Education Officer, the promotion exercise began with medical examination, physical fitness test, computer based examination, and oral interview and all processes were done in strict adherence to all COVID-19 protocols.
– Sept. 10, 2020 @ 19:15 GMT |