FRSC redeploys senior officers after recent promotion

Pursuant to recent approval of promotion of senior Officers by FRSC Board and the to strategically reposition the Officers for optimal performance, the Corps Marshal, Federal Road Corps, Dr Boboye Oyeyemi has approved the redeployment of 119 Officers, of the ranks of Corps Marshals, Corps Commanders, Deputy Corps Commanders and intermediate ranks, are all expected to report to their Commands on or before Friday, 12 June, .

According to Sanni Abdullahi Chief Route Commander , Media , redeployed senior Officers are; Corps Marshal (ACM) Hyginus Fuomsuk, former ACM , (Federal Operations) is to take over from ACM Victor Nwokolo is Zonal Commanding Officer RS8 Ilorin, as ACM Command Administration and Strategy (CAS) at national headquarters (RSHQ), ACM AA Nwaka, outgoing Zonal Commanding Officer (ZCO), RS8 Ilorin, is ACM in charge of Institutions Coordination, RSHQ, while ACM MK Ismaila formerly the Sector Commander Nasarawa State is ACM Administration, RSHQ. Others are ACM OF Udoma the outgoing Sector Commander Imo State who is to take over as Zonal Commanding Officer RS9 Enugu.

The newly promoted Corps Marshal Bisi Kazeem, the Corps Public Education Officer, still remains in charge of Public Education as ACM Public Education, ACM Hyginus Omeje who was formerly the Sector Commander, Lagos State is now ACM Federal Operations in the Operations Department at the national headquarters, ACM OC Olalade, former Sector Commander State is to take over as Commandant, FRSC Academy, Udi from ACM Jonas Awgu who has been redeployed as Zonal Commanding Officer, RS4 Jos Zonal Command. ACM SU Iliyasu, the Corps Procurement Officer retains his position as ACM Procurement while ACM BD Anafa earstwhile Head of Section, Monitoring and Evaluation, now ACM Monitoring and Evaluation .

Sanni added that apart from Enugu, Ilorin, Benin, Port Harcourt, Jos, Bauchi and Abuja Zonal Commands, all other Zonal Commanding Officers remain in their respective areas of authority.

Expectedly, out of the 37 Sector Commanders, 17 retained their positions while the remaining 20 State Sector commands were affected. Those posted to the affected Sector Commands include; Corps Commander AT Hassan ,Ondo, CC YD Dio ,, CC Y Abdullahi , Bauchi , CC EF ,Akinlade Ekiti, CC OI Akporowho , Plateau, CC AO Ogungbemide , Lagos, CC R Ogom, Bayelsa and CC OS Ochi, Akwa Ibom, among others.

Deputy Corps Commanders that were also redeployed include the Deputy Corps Public Education Officer who is now made the Deputy Corps Commander in charge of Logistics, Sector Command and the Acting Corps Provost who is now the Deputy Corps Commander in charge of Operations in the .

Arising from the to keep the redeployed Officers on their toes, the Corps Marshal implored the Officers to remain steadfast in their commitment and dedication to duties and to share in the FRSC of making Nigerian roads safer for all motorists.

Oyeyemi further enjoined them to play the needed pivotal role in contributing their quota to enhance the of lives and properties of all road users, especially at this time when the nation is battling the deadly coronavirus pandemic.