Chief of Army Staff, Lt General Azubuike Ihejirika inspects a guard of honour during a visit to the newly-formed 7 Division of the Nigerian Army at the Division’s Headquarters Garrison in Maiduguri
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NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA
27 December, 2013
The Nigerian Army Headquarters has released its fourth quarter routine posting and appointment of senior officers. This is contained in a statement issued in Abuja on Friday by Brig.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, Director of Army Public Relations.
The statement said some of the affected officers included: Maj.- Gen John Kwabe, now Chief of Logistics, Defence Headquarters and Maj.-Gen Ugo Buzugbe, Commander, Nigerian Army Armoured Corps, It also named Maj.- Gen. Ebiobowei Awala, Military Secretary (Army), Maj.-Gen. Olufemi Adeosun, Director of Policy, Defence Headquarters, Maj.-Gen John Nwaoga, General Officer Commanding 3 Division.
Others are Maj.-Gen Chris Olukolade,
Director of Defence of Information, Maj.- Gen. Sunday Adebayo, Commander, Nigerian Army Education Corps and Maj.-Gen. Mohammed Idris, Commandant, Nigerian Defence Academy.
It said Maj.-Gen Mobolaji Koleoso is
Director, Armed Forces Simulation Centre, Maj.-Gen Letam Wiwa, Director, Military Intelligence, and Maj.-Gen Patrick Akem is the Director, Legal Service (Army).
The statement also said that Maj.-Gen
Charley Okoro is the Director, Peace
Keeping Operations, Defence Headquarters, Maj.Gen Obidah Ethan, is now the Chief of Civil/Military Affairs, and Maj- Gen Junaid Bindawa, General Officer Commanding 7 Division, Maj.-Gen Modibbo Alkali is Commandant Nigerian Army School of Artillery, Maj.-Gen. Shehu Yusuf is now the Commandant, Depot Nigerian Army and Maj.-Gen Ahmed Mohammed,Commander, Nigerian Army Training Centre.
Maj.-Gen Iliyasu Abbah is Commander, Joint Task Force (Operation Pulo Shield) while Brig.-Gen Arinze Ebenebe is the Commandant, Warrant Officers Academy and Brig.-Gen Ebenezer Ogundana is Director of Army Reserve Recruitment and Resettlement.
Brig.-Gen. Kasimu Abdulkarim is Director of Physical Training, Brig.-Gen Enitan Ransome-Kuti is now the Commander, Multi-National Joint Task Force and Brig.- Gen. Ibe Nicholas is the Commander, 23 Brigade. Brig.-Gen. Ohifeme Ejemai is Commander, 9 Brigade, Brig.-Gen. Bright Fibionumama, Commander 3 Brigade, Brig.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, Commander 13 Brigade, Brig.-Gen. Mustapha Onoyiveta, Head Nigerian Army Operations Monitoring Team, and Brig.-Gen. Lanre Bello, Commander, 34 Brigade Brig.-Gen Olajide Laleye is Director, Army Public Relations, among others.