Update: Lagos State NSCDC Commandant Mr Obafaiye Shem Suspended Over #MyOgaAtTheTop TV Gaffe

Several days after putting up a poor, hilarious show on Channels TV reports indicate that Mr Obafaiye Shem, the Lagos State Commandant of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corp (NSCDC) has been suspended.

His suspension comes after his now famous inability to correctly give the web address of the NSCDC on air amidst repeated clownish reference to his oga at the top.

According to sources, his suspension was ordered from the Ministry of Internal Affairs.

In the interview, the Lagos Commandant couldn’t mention his organisation’s website name and the name of his boss.

Mr. Obafaiye Shem tried to cover up his ignorance of his organization’s website by saying that it would be revealed by his oga at the top.

He referred to his boss as my oga at the top hence the viral “My Oga at the top” comedy.

This video apart from its being a comic relief to the entire country and beyond this past week, it has sparked a T-Shirt campaign, a music video and a remix tape.

About Andy

Andy is the co-Founder of Ngcareers, Nigeria's Top Job Search and Career site. You can follow him on twitter via @andychukse

6 Comments

  1. I just pity d man for the shame he just brought to his career and his family …it a pity

  2. pet says:

    How was he elected as the commandant ?the people that elected him should check properly

  3. Beebee says:

    Both the suspended & authorizer of suspension are guilty. How many of these political office holder can correctly recite the national anthem let alone the national pledge. Abeg, mak dem leave d man o cos he’s simply right from his statement. Oga at the top does the whole runnings, the man and his peers @ work r mere executer of poor orders from same top

  4. nwobiohuru chikaodi says:

    That man is not surposed to be a commandant, he should assume the post of a gateman in NSCDC after his suspension

  5. lawrence sabastine c says:

    i see it as an of God to disgrace that man they are the old fools in services that block ways for the young people hence bring about what we all call today unemployment in Nigeria.go to ministries men of 70 years an above are still darkening hairs to be in service for life.i cray for my country Nigeria.

Leave a Comment