BREAKING: Nigerian Army redeploys generals days after Air Force rejig

11/01/2022 6:33:00 PM

BREAKING: Nigerian Army redeploys generals days after Air Force rejig

BREAKING: Nigerian Army redeploys generals days after Air Force rejig

The Nigerian Army (NA) has appointed dozens of generals to new positions in the Headquarters and across the country. The designations came one week after

The Nigerian Army (NA) has appointed dozens of generals to new positions in the Headquarters and across the country.by SaharaReporters, New York Jan 10, 2022 A Lance Corporal has been arrested in connection with a trending video that showed some officers of the Nigerian Army assaulting and brutalising a police traffic officer in Ibadan, Oyo State.Islamic State’s West Africa Province (ISWAP).arising from a disagreement over gold nuggets in Magama village in Jibia LGA of Katsina State.

The designations came one week after the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) , an indication that the military is starting 2022 with reorganization.On Tuesday, Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Faruk Yahaya approved the posting of senior officers.In the video, about four soldiers were seen hitting the traffic officer despite falling down on the motorway.Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu, Director of Army Public Relations, issued a statement announcing the appointments.Eyitayo made the revelation on Sunday.Major General GA Umelo moves from Defence Simulation Centre to Defence Headquarters (Defence Research and Development Bureau) and appointed Director General; Major General V Ebhaleme is to remain in Defence Space Administration and appointed Director Support Services; Major General GB Audu from Defence Administration to Nigerian Army Resource Centre and appointed Senior Research Fellow.It further condemned the attack on the security personnel stating that such acts were not consistent with the ethos and professionalism of the army.Major General SE Udounwa of Army War College Nigeria heads to Army Headquarters Department of Special Services and Programmes and appointed Chief of Special Services (Army); Major General MT Durowaiye leaves Army Headquarters Department of Policy and Plans to Army Headquarters Department of Administration (Army) and appointed Director Veteran Affairs Directorate; Major General AE Attu will exit Army Headquarters Department of Policy and Plans to Defence Training and Operations as Director Peace-Keeping Operations.He further added that soldiers deployed to fight insurgents are not permitted to participate in any form of mining, whether legitimate or illegitimate.

Major General UT Musa moves from Department of Administration (Army) to Headquarters 81 Division and appointed General Officer Commanding; Major General CU Onwunle from Directorate of Automated Data Processing to Defence Headquarters (Department of Communications) and appointed Director of Communications; Major General OO Oluyede from Army Headquarters Department of Policy and Plans to Headquarters 6 Division and appointed General Officer Commanding.See Also.The General is Commander, Sector 1 of the Operation Hadin Kai fighting Boko Haram and ISWAP in the North-East.Major General LT Omoniyi of Army Headquarters Department of Civil-Military Affairs heads to Army Headquarters Department of Operations and appointed Director Campaign Planning; Major General OJ Akpor from Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) to Defence Headquarters (Directorate of Defence Information) and appointed Director Defence Information; Major General AA Eyitayo from 7 Division to Defence Headquarters and appointed Director Campaign Planning.Major General LA Fejokwu leaves 81 Division to Defence Headquarters Department of Standard and Evaluation and appointed Director Standard and Evaluation; Major General JAL Jimoh is redeployed from Nigerian Army School of Artillery to Headquarters Training and Doctrine Command and appointed Chief of Training; Major General HT Wesley moves from Office of the Chief of Army Staff to Headquarters Defence Intelligence Agency (DIA) and appointed Director Administration.Major General JO Ochai leaves Army Headquarters Department of Operations to Nigerian Army Armour School and appointed Commandant; Major General SG Mohammed moves from 6 Division to Army Headquarters Department of Policy and Plans as Deputy Chief of Policy and Plans.” The GOC urged the Borno helmsman to thank President Muhammadu Buhari and the Chief of Army Staff, Faruk Yahaya, for identifying with and promoting deserving soldiers.Brigadier General AS Maikano exits Nigerian Army Welfare Insurance Scheme to 82 Division and appointed Commander Division Finance and Accounts; Brigadier General LA Lebo moves from Headquarters Nigerian Army Corps of Artillery to Army Headquarters Department of Army Training and appointed Acting Deputy Chief of Training (Linkages/Integration); Brigadier General MO Ihanuwaze moves from Defence Headquarters to Nigerian Army Budget and appointed Director of Budget and Accounts; Brigadier General O Adegbe leaves Headquarters Training and Doctrine Command Nigerian Army to Army Headquarters Department of Civil-Military Affairs and appointed Director Psychological Operations.

General Yahaya charged them to justify the confidence reposed in them and redouble their commitment to duty.Related Topics:.Related Topics:.

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