Prisons Service redeploys 159 senior officers
The Nigeria Prisons Service (NPS) has redeployed 159 senior officers nationwide to handle new positions.
The posting as approved by the Controller-General of Prisons, Ja'afaru Ahmed, which was contained in a letter issued on yesterday, is to help meet the contemporary challenges of prisons administration in the country.
According to the letter, the Directorate of Inmates' Training and Productivity is now headed by ACG E O. Ogundele, mni. He takes over from ACG Ali Bala Salihi, mni who has been retired from service.
ACG Musa Usman from Zone 'D' Minna now heads the Directorate of Administration and Supply while ACG Charles Ahaotu takes over the Directorate of Works and Logistics.
Also, ACG Shehu Kangiwa heads the Directorate of Finance and Budget as ACG Musa Salami from Zone 'C' Bauchi takes over the Health and Social Welfare Directorate while the Operations Directorate is now headed by ACG Etsu Ubi, fdc.
Other senior officers affected are 6 Zonal Coordinators, 25 State Controllers and 32 officers in-charge of different prison formations across the country.