- The incident happened at the Rivers state sector command of the FRSC when Kumapayi reportedly cut women's hair
- The corps marshal, Boboye Oyeyemi, is said not to be happy with the public disgrace of the female officers
The corps marshal of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), Boboye Oyeyemi, has reportedly ordered the recall of the Rivers state Sector commander, Andrew A Kumapayi, who disgraced female officers of the agency by publicly cutting their hair.
He was recalled with other officers, who took part in the action according to a report by Punch.
NAIJ.com reports that the female officers provoked the sector commander with their long hair during an early morning parade when Kumapayi went round to inspect his officers.
The report quoted the head of media relations and strategy of the corps, Mr Bisi Kazeem, as saying this became necessary in order to properly investigate the matter.
Premium Times further reports that Kumapayi and the other officers who engaged in the act had been given immediate suspension pending the outcome of an investigation into the issue.
It was learnt that Boboye was not happy with the trending photographs showing how the man cut the female officers’ hair.
NAIJ.com had earlier reported that Andrew A Kumapayi conducted a general inspection on staff during the parade on Monday April 10.
The photos were shared on Facebook by FRSC Rivers sector with the caption: “The sector commander RS6.1, Rivers CC Andrew A Kumapayi conducting a general (hair, uniform and finger nails) inspection on staff of RS6HQ, Port-Harcourt and RS6.1, Rivers during the parade on Monday 10th April, 2017.”
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