Abuja - The Civil Defence, Fire, Immigration and
Prisons Services Board (CDFIPB) has approved the promotion of 4 075 officers.
Similarly, Controller-General of Prisons, Ja'afaru Ahmed, approved
the promotion of 6 904 other ranks including those elevated from Prisons
Assistant cadre to the inspectorate cadre.
The categories of affected officers in the promotion
exercise include: 609 Senior officers, 352 Principal Inspectors of Prisons (PIP)
to Chief Inspectors of Prisons (CIP); 2 435 Inspectors of Prisons (IP) to
Senior Inspectors (SIP).
There have been 133 Lateral Conversion from inspectorate to
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cadre; 546 Up - grading (Inspector to Assistant
Superintendent) and 1,039 Assistant Inspector of Prisons ( AIP) to Inspectors
of Prisons (IP).
The promoted ranks include: 120 Prisons Assistant Cadre to
Inspectors Cadre (acquisition of additional qualifications); 1,812 Senior
Prisons Assistant (SPA) to Chief Prisons Assistant (CPA), 1 548Prisons
(PA1) to Senior Prisons Assistant (SPA); 2 195 Prisons
Assistant 11 (PA11) to Prisons Assistant (PA1) and 190 Prisons Assistant 111
(PA111) to Prisons Assistant 11 (PA11).
The Prisons head congratulated the successful officers.
- CAJ News