Buratai’s 3-D Leadership Of A Modern Army


“A leader is a dealer in hope.” -Napoleon

Indeed, the Nigerian Army has experienced a rapid transformation in recent times due to the leadership style of the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai. This is on the heels that paramount to the success of any army, there must be leaders who not only make life and death decisions but directly control the climate and quality of life of their subordinate.

This is the story of the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai who since assumption of office indeed set lofty standards worthy of emulation to all that are saddled with the position of leadership in the country.

Today, the story of the rapid transformation of the Nigerian Army under his watch has sent tongues wagging. But for good reasons. There are abound numerous initiatives that buttress this fact. How he has managed to inject life into the Nigerian Army remains a mystery to a large segment of the Nigerian society, but for some of us conversant with military…

Source: Leadership Newspaper