Ihedioha applauds 23 years service of Aremu in FRSC



Gov. Emeka Ihedioha of Imo lauded Mr Joseph Aremu for uprightness and dedication during 23 years of service in the Federal Road Safety Corps.

Ihedioha made the remark during the Pull-Out parade by FRSC to mark the retirement from the corps by Joseph Aremu.

Represented by the Deputy Governor, Mr Jerald Irona, Ihedioha enjoined officials of the corps to emulate the track record of Aremu to ensure that the spirit of the corps remained alive.

News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Aremu the FRSC Sector Commander in Imo between 2017 and 2018 before he promoted to Assistant Corps Marshal in 2019 before retirement.

Ihedioha said: “I am joining millions of today to praise a special person and you can see that it pays to be dedicated to .

“I went through Aremu’s track record when he as the Sector Commander in Imo and I discovered that he the best sector commander in the history of Imo state.”

According to the governor, Imo recorded significant drop in road crashes during service in the state.

“From available records, you spent 23 years in FRSC and in various capacities in many states, I wish you well as you bow out of service,” he said.

Ihedioha who described Aremu as a man with many parts, assured that government will partner FRSC in the state to ensure that the road safe for all.

Aremu attributed the success recorded during his service year to his supervisors and the Corp Marshal, Mr Boboye Oyeyemi, whom he described as his greatest mentor.

He also commended Imo government for its support and cooperation with Imo sector , adding that Gov Emeka Ihedioha good intentions state.

He also said his wife Beatrice Aremu was another very strong pillar that helped him to succeed in his career.

Mr Osadeba Osadebanwen, the zonal commanding Officer, zone 9, said Aremu would always be remembered for his hard work and dedication to service.

“He spent only 23 years before his retirement and yet he rose to the rank of Assistant Corps Marshal.

“That is a true example of reward for hard work and am very sure that his record will be emulated by serving officials of the corps,” he said. (NAN)