A new Acting Controller General has been appointed for the Federal Fire Service by President Muhammadu Buhari. He is Deputy Controller General, Karebo Samson.
The Service Public Relations Officer, SF Ugo Huan, made the development known through a press statement issued on Thursday.
According to the statement, the Acting CG thanked President Buhari for the opportunity to serve, he equally acknowledged the forthrightness of the Honourable Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola who backed his emergence as the Acting Controller General.
While calling on officers and men of the service to maintain a high level of discipline, assured them that he will carry everyone along to move the service forward. He vowed to ensure that men of the operational department are motivated to be at their best in the discharge of their duties.
He called on officers and men to maintain a high level of discipline and assured them that he will carry everyone along to move the service forward.
The statement further revealed that the outgoing Controller General, Dr. Liman Ibrahim thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for allowing him to serve. Stating that the current administration of President Buhari has lifted the Fire Service from a sorry state to a world-class standard. He said his successes at the Federal Fire Service wouldn’t have been possible without the vision of the president to protect the lives and property of Nigerians.
He appreciated officers and men of the Service while calling on them to give the Acting CG maximum support to succeed.
The Retired CG also admonished the Acting CG to work to accomplish some of the ongoing projects while assuring him of his support anytime he is called upon.