The Controller General of Corrections (CGC) Haliru Nababa, mni on Friday approved the appointment of CSC Abubakar Danlami Umar, as the new National Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Service.
Umar took over from Francis Enobore, mni, a Controller of Corrections who had served in that capacity for seven (7) and has gracefully retired from service.
Until his appointment, the new spokesman was Staff Officer 2 at the National Public Relations Office.
He joined the then Nigerian Prisons Service precisely on November 19th, 1990 and has had a fruitful career working across several formations.
He holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) Human Resources, from Ladoke Akintola University of science and Technology.
Before his deployment to the National Headquarters, he was the PRO, Correctional Service Staff College Kaduna and had previously served as Deputy PRO and PRO respectively, Kogi State Command.