#BopDaddyChallenge: NIS Boss Suspends Transfer of 5 Female Officers
The Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Muhammed Babandede, has ordered that the reposting of female personnel who took part in the viral #BopDaddyChallenge be suspended “pending the conclusion of investigation.”
The NIS made this known in a series of tweets on its Twitter handle on Friday, saying the transfer was put on hold pending the outcome of an investigation into their conduct.
Recall that the female personnel were issued query by the service for participating in Bop Daddy challenge with their uniforms organised by popular musician Folarin Falana also known as Falz went viral and the NIS criticised the act.
In a couple of tweets, the NIS announced that “The attention of the Comptroller General Muhammad Babandede MFR, has been drawn to some trending matters on some social media platforms regarding the deployment of some of our personnel to some formations across the country.
“It is important to note that staff deployment remains a vital practice of regimented organizations such as ours and should be seen as such. As an agency, we maintain zero tolerance to any matters bordering on offences against discipline among members of our workforce irrespective of gender.
“We have a high premium for staff development and indeed encourage personal efforts but that must be within the confines of our rules and regulations.
“The matter involving the personnel in question is still being investigated and therefore, the Comptroller General has directed that the earlier posting order be put on hold pending the conclusion of the investigation.”