Army redeploys 210 Generals, 1,336 Others

By our reporter| The Nigerian Army on Saturday announced the redeployment 210 generals and over a thousand of its officers to various new positions in a major shakeup.

According to a list released by the army, a total of 1,546 officers were redeployed including 450 Colonels, 309 Majors, 251 Captains, and 322 Lieutenants.

The communication signed by Major-General GAT Ochigbano said all affected officers must take over from the effective dates.

The statement read, “It is the responsibility of all formation/unit commanders whose officers are affected by this posting to implement accordingly.”

“Officers must take over on the effective dates indicated. Formation/unit commanders are to take immediate administration action on any officer who fails to report on effective date of posting.

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“Commanders will also be held for lapses in the implementation of the directives contained therein. Please acknowledge.”

Also affected in the redeployment is Major-General PI Eze, who was appointed Operation Lafiya Dole Theatre Land Component Commander in the North East region.


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