The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Senator George Akume from CON, has approved the appointment of Assistant Corps Marshal Bisi Kazeem to the rank of Deputy Corps Marshal. The newly appointed Deputy Corps Marshal, Bisi Kazeem, fsi, amnipr, and mnim, is to represent the southwest geopolitical zone of the country.
Deputy Corps Marshal Bisi Kazeem, who presently heads the Corps Public Education Office, is a seasoned road safety administrator who has held several positions of authority and attended many courses both within and outside the country.
He has a Master of Science in Transport Studies from the Department of Geography and Regional Planning at Ogun State University (1996) and a Master of Arts in Peace and Security Studies from the University of Ilorin (2015)
He is a member of the Nigerian Institute of Management Chattered (2022), a fellow of the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (2022), the International Association of Chiefs of Police in the United States (2019), and an Associate Member of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (2018).
Speaking on the appointment, the Corps Marshal, Dauda Ali Biu, expressed delight over the height of transparency and objectivity that heralded the whole process and urged the appointed officer to show more commitment and rededicate himself to achieving the corporate mission of the Corps, which is to eradicate road traffic crashes and create a safer motoring environment in the country.
He stated that the exercise is part of the Commission’s drive towards rewarding excellence, diligence and hard work which is in line with the administrative philosophy of the present leadership of the Corps.
He charged him to put in his best in the course of duty as the new rank calls for more focus, more dedication, commitment and passion.
On his part, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Senator George Akume, who approved the appointment on behalf of the Federal Government, asked the appointed officer for warm regards and assurances.
Deputy Corps Public Education Officer
Federal Road Safety Corps
26 October 2023.