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OPINION PAGE: WHO IS LIKELY TO EMERGE AS THE NEXT GENERAL OFFICER COMMANDING, 82 DIVISION??

Major General Johnson Ochoga PHOTO CREDIT: LEADERSHIP NEWSPAPERS Now that Major General Olayinka Oshinowo, the incumbent General Officer Commanding 82 Division of the Nigerian Army is retiring from service,the small matter of who succeeds him on that job is up … Continue reading

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RETIRING GOC 82 DIVISION RALLIES SUPPORT FOR THE NIGERIAN ARMY

Major General Olayinka Oshinowo(r), General Officer Commanding, 82 Composite Division, Nigerian Army LEADERSHIP 9 January, 2013 Maj-Gen.Olayinka Oshinowo, the outgoing General Officer Commanding (GOC), 82 Division, Nigerian Army, Enugu, on Tuesday called for more support for the Army to ensure … Continue reading

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SENATE PANEL INSPECTS PROJECTS AT THE NIGERIAN ARMY’S 82 DIVISION HQ

COAS Nigerian Army, Lt Gen Onyeabo Azubuike Ihejirika discusses CTCOIN matters with COAS Pakistan Army, General Ashfaq Kayani at General Headquarters in Rawalpindi, Pakistan THE GUARDIAN 9 November, 201t THE Senate Committee on Defence and Army yesterday arrived the 82 … Continue reading

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NEW GOC 82 DIVISION, MAJOR GENERAL OSHINOWO TAKES CHARGE

In the photo from left, you have Major General Sylvester Audu who was promoted to his current rank in November 2011. Whilst still a Brigadier General, he served as the pioneer Chief of Staff of 82 Division and from there, … Continue reading

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HANDOVER FORMALITIES AT THE JOS HEADQUARTERS OF THE 3 ARMOURED DIVISION, NIGERIAN ARMY

Outgone General Officer Commanding, 3 Armoured Division (now GOC 82 Division), Maj.Gen Sunday Idoko Maj.Gen Idoko decorates his successor as GOC, 3 Armoured Division, Maj.Gen Adamu Marwa with insignia

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INTER-AGENCY COOPERATION NECESSARY TO ACHIEVE SECURITY GOALS – GOC, 82 DIV

September 12, 2011 Port Harcourt. The General Officer Commanding 82 Division of the Nigerian Army, Maj.-Gen. Sunday Idoko, has stressed the need for inter-agency cooperation amongst military and para-military groups. Idoko, who was represented by Brig.-Gen. Bolakale Agbab, Chief of … Continue reading

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SECURITY IN THE NIGER DELTA: ARMY PROMISES PEACE

Nigerian Army amphibious troops in the Niger Delta WEEKEND OBSERVER Saturday, 11 Sept. 2011 Maj.-Gen. Sunday Idoko, the General Officer Commanding (GOC) 82 Division of the Nigerian Army, Enugu, has promised that the army will ensure peace and security in … Continue reading

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NIGERIA: MAJOR GENERAL IDOKO ASSUMES DUTY AS GOC, 82 DIVISION

Major General Sunday Idoko(l) explains a point to Chief of Army Staff, Lt.Gen O.A Ihejirika NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA 5 September 2011 Major General Sunday Idoko, the new General Officer Commanding (GOC) 82 Division of the Nigerian Army, Enugu, assumed … Continue reading

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