By; RAYMOND TEDUNJAYE, Lagos
The National Public Relations Officer of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) Sunday James has been promoted to the rank of a Substative Comptroller.
He was among the 57 newly promoted officers from the rank of Deputy Comptroller of Immigration (DCI) to Comptroller
James was decorated along other senior officers newly promoted by the Comptroller General Muhammad Babandede on Tuesday at a colourful ceremony in Abuja.
In a release made available to journalists by Comptroller Sunday James, the total number of senior officer decorated are Comptroller to Assistant Comptroller General,30, Deputy Comptroller to Comptroller, 57.
According to the release, the total number of officers who were promoted within the same is 2071, bringing the total number of newly promoted officers to 2158.
In an address at the occasion, the NIS Comptroller General Muhammad Babandede congratulated the promoters and urged them to exhibit high sense of professionalism and commitment to duty in line with the mandate of the Service, especially in furtherance of the Federal Government’s policy on ease of doing business.