An officer being decorated with his new rank
By Sunny A. David
One hundred and fifteen recently promoted Officers and Marshals of the Anambra State Command of the Federal Road Safety Corp have been decorated with their new ranks.
During the event, which took place at the FRSC Headquarters in Awka, with the State Sector Commander, Mr. Andrew Kumapayi and the State Commissioner of Police, Mr. John Abang in attendance, the personnel were urged to be more dedicated in the discharge of their duties as the new ranks demand of them.
Mr. Kumapayi, while decorating the new Officers and Marshals together with CP Abang, who inspected a Quarter Guard on arrival, expressed delight over the promotions.
Mr. Kumapayi revealed that they were promoted since December but due to the yuletide, their decorations came now, noting that the promotion will encourage commitment, hard work and effective discharge of their duties.
Also speaking, Mr. Abang congratulated the decorated officers and noted that his presence was due to the healthy synergy that exists among all the security agencies in the state, which according to him has yielded positive results and urged the promoted officers to be proud ambassadors of their family, Corps, community and state.
Also speaking, Reverend Christwise Arinze who attended the decoration and Mrs. Ifeyinwa Eleka, who was promoted to a Route Commander, opined that promotion comes from God alone urging all to work in the light and thanked God for the elevation.
Some others who were promoted, including Mr. Bamidele Ayodele, who was decorated with the rank of Assistant Corp Commander, Mr. Uzoma Enwereuzo promoted to the rank of Superintendent Route Commander, Mr. Chibuzor Ogbuehi, decorated with the rank of Route Commander and Mr. Kingsly Oguejiofor decorated with the rank of Senior Road Marshal expressed joy over their promotion and promised to live up to expectations.