By Biola Lawal
Abuja: (Flowerbudnews); The Acting Corps Marshal, Dauda Ali Biu, Federal Road Safety Corps, has charged Commanding Officers across board to caution Operatives under their purview against incivility, patrol misconduct and unprofessional behaviour in the discharge of their duties.
Bisi Kazeem, the Corps Public Education Officer said in a statement made available to Flowerbudnews that Acting Corps Marshal, Ali Biu gave the charge during his maiden virtual meeting with the Zonal Commanding Officers of the Corps on Thursday.
It will be recalled that Ali Biu was appointment by President Muhammadu Buhari eon 24th of July, 2022 following the recent retirement of former FRSC Corps Marshal, Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi.
Bisi Kazeem, the Corps Public Education Officer said in a statement made available to Flowerbudnews that Acting Corps Marshal, Ali Biu gav
During the meeting, the Acting Corps Marshal directed the Commanding Officers to increase monitoring and supervision of Operatives, improve surveillance on all operational fronts and more importantly, engage Staff continually for sustained value reorientation.
He also, particularly directed the 12 Zonal Commanding Officers to with immediate effect visit component commands under their jurisdictions of influence, assess their immediate needs and challenges and forward reports of such visits to the national headquarters for urgent intervention.
He cautioned against all forms of extortion, bribery and corruption and any kind of misconduct by patrol men stating that the FRSC Management will not tolerate incivility towards members of the public, as well as any unprofessional conduct that will bring disrepute to the image of the Corps.
While speaking on the need for more visibility, he emphasised that field operations must be intelligence driven, and Personnel must be aware and understand the peculiar challenges within their general operation areas and adjust operational activities to boost intelligence gathering.
The Acting Corps Marshal ended his charge by further directing the immediate reawakening of field operations for greater productivity putting into consideration, the expectations of Nigerians especially the motoring public on the Corps delivery on its mandate. (Flowerbudnews)