Buhari appoints new Ag. Corps Marshal for FRSC as Oyeyemi bows out



President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed the Deputy Corps Marshal, (DCM) Finance and Accounts , Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Dauda Ali Biu, as the Acting Corps Marshal as Boboye Oyeyemi bowed out of service on July 24


The Former Corps Marshal, FRSC, Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, said this while handing over at the FRSC headquarters on Monday, in Abuja.

This is contained in a statement by the Corps Public Education Officer (CPEO), Assistant Corps Marshal (ACM) Bisi Kazeem on Monday, in Abuja.

Oyeyemi said that President Buhari appointed Biu as the Ag. COMACE with effect from July 24, wishing him a successful tenure as he assumes office.

Speaking, the board Chairman, Mallam Bukhari Bello, congratulated the appointed Ag. COMACE, urging him to sustain the tempo and ensure the mandate of the Corps was acted upon.

Bello said that the Former Corps Marshal, Oyeyemi, laid a good foundation and legacy, urging the appointed Ag. COMACE to carry out the vision effectively.

The Ag. Corps Marshal appreciated the management of FRSC and the Presidency for the appointment, pledging his diligence and zeal in carrying out the FRSC mandate effectively.

Biu promised not to let the system down, adding that he would strive that the mandate of FRSC was pursued vigorously in line with the objective.

Biu, until his appointment on Sunday, July 24, as the Ag. Corps Marshal, was the Deputy Corps Marshal, DCM, Finance and Accounts at the FRSC headquarters.

He joined the FRSC precisely in 1988 and has had a fruitful career working across several formations.

He holds a Masters degree in Business Administration (MBA) from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, and was the Assistant Corps Marshal (ACM), Finance and Accounts, in 2014, before becoming the DCM in 2016.

Highlights of the event were the attendance of important dignitaries, transport sector stakeholders, Prof Wole Soyinka, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, among others.

The Former Corps Marshal, FRSC, Boboye Oyeyemi, had retired on Sunday, July 24 from service.

He remains the first Corps Marshal to be pulled out of service and the last of the founding fathers of the Corps./SHARE THIS


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