Shake Up as Nigerian Army appoints new GOCs, Corps Commanders, new PSOs

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Shake Up as Nigerian Army appoints new GOCs, Corps Commanders, new PSOs
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By Kingsley Omonobi – Abuja

The Nigerian Army has approved new postings and appointments of its senior officers with new General Officers Commanding, new Principal Staff Officers and new Corps Commanders announced.

A statement by the Acting Director of Army Public Relations, Col Sagir Musa noted that the posting involved 57 Major Generals while several Brigadiers Generals and Colonels were also affected.

“The posting which was approved by the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lieutenant General TY Buratai is a routine/normal exercise intended to reinvigorate the system for greater professional effectiveness and efficiency”, he said.

Consequently, Major General Lucky Irabor, formerly, the Chief of Training and Operations at Defence Headquarters (DHQ) Abuja is now Commander, Training and Doctrine Command Minna, and appointed Commander, Major General FO Agugo, formerly the General Officer Commanding 6 Division of the Nigerian Army Port Harcourt is redeployed to Headquarters…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper