FRSC redeploys 68 officers in batch 1 posting

EMERGENCY DIGEST – The Corps Marshal and Chief Executive of Federal Road Safety Corps, Dr Boboye Oyeyemi has carried out a major shake-up within the Corps with the approval for the redeployment of about sixty-eight (68) officers under Batch 1 of the Officers’ posting.

Corps Public Education Officer, Mr Bisi Kazeem, who made this known in a statement on Thursday in Abuja said this was the continuation of efforts by the Management of FRSC to strategise and realign its operations towards the attainment of the 2019 strategic goals.

He said the development was contained in the circular signed by the Corps Secretary,  which directed all the affected officers to complete the handing and taking over processes on or before 23 January 2019.

Five Sector Commanders and five Assistant Corps Marshals were affected in the redeployment.

Those affected in the posting according to Kazeem included Assistant Corps Marshal Kayode Olangunju who just completed a course at the National Institute For Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS).

He is to assume duty as the new Zonal Commanding Officer, Zone RS10 Headquarters, Sokoto, while Assistant Corps Marshal John Meheux formerly the Zonal Commanding Officer, Zone RS2 Headquarters Lagos is to move to the FRSC National Headquarters Abuja as the Assistant Corps Marshal in charge of Personnel.

He is to be replaced by Assistant Corps Marshal Samuel Obayemi formerly the Zonal Commanding Officer of Zone RS9 Headquarters Enugu. Other Assistant Corps Marshals affected in the posting were Efosa Osawe who moves from the Corps Safety Engineering (COSEN) at the FRSC National Headquarters Abuja to Motor Vehicle Administration and Pullen Osadeba Osadebamwen who moves from RS10 Headquarters Sokoto as Zonal Commanding Officer to Zone RS9 Headquarters Enugu as the Zonal Commanding Officer.

Other senior Officers affected were Corps Commander Ronke Daniel formally of Special Marshal’s section under the Department of Operations at the FRSC National Headquarters, Abuja who now moves to Headquarters Admin, while Corps Commander Emmanuel Abe formerly of FRSC Print Farm who moves  to Kogi State to assume office as the Sector Commander and Corps Commander Fumbi  Olawoyin formerly the Zonal Head of Operations, Zone RS3 Headquarters, Yola who moves to the FRSC National Headquarters Abuja as the Head of the Special Marshals Section.

Also affected were the former Sector Commander, RS5.2 Delta State, Corps Commander Ridom Kumven who moves to the FRSC National Headquarters Abuja as the Corps Transport Standardisation Officer. He is replaced by Corps Commander Ocheja Ameh formally the Corps Intelligence Officer who now assumes office as the new Delta State Sector Commander.

Corps Commander Musa Ramalan  Yerima who just completed a course at the Army War College is to assume duty at the Corps Safety Engineering officer and Corps Commander Kugu Ismaila, formerly the Sector Commander of Ekiti state now moves to Nasarawa State as Sector Commander, while Corps Commander Ayodele  Kumapayi formerly the Corps Transport and Safety Officer is to assume office as Sector Commander Anambra State.

Also affected in the posting were Corps Commander Kike Akinnusoye formerly at the National Headquarters Motor Vehicle Administration who moves to the FRSC Print Farm as the new head; Corps Commander Pauline Olaye formerly at the National Headquarters Admin now moves to Pension and Insurance Section under Admin and Human Resources.