Brigadier General CK Nwosu – Nigerian Army Special Forces School, Buni Yadi. I Ahmed – Nigerian Defence Academy Kaduna. A Idris – Directorate of Army Reserve Recruitment and Resettlement Rear. But his political ally Senator Aluko had seen it urged him to talk to me saying it was a beautiful, excellently produced magazine. Brigadier-Generals AL Dusu, Defence Headquarters, Abuja; MA Masanawa, Ammunition Central Depot, Agunu, Kachia, JA Ataguba, Land Forces Simulation Centre, Abuja; AE Attu, National Defence College, Abuja; BA Isandu, Nigerian Army Intelligence School, Lagos; SS Araoye, Command Engineering Depot Kaduna; MS Ahmed, SI List Nigerian Embasy, Riyad, UT Opuene – Headquarters Infantry Corps Centre, Jaji. MD Abumawashi – Headquarters Op LAFIA DOLE, Maiduguri. He told me when such things happen to you don’t go about asking who did it. Brigadier-Generals AL Dusu, Defence Headquarters, Abuja; MA Masanawa, Ammunition Central Depot, Agunu, Kachia, JA Ataguba, Land Forces Simulation Centre, Abuja; AE Attu, National Defence College, Abuja; BA Isandu, Nigerian Army Intelligence School, Lagos; SS Araoye, Command Engineering Depot Kaduna; MS Ahmed, SI List Nigerian Embasy, Riyad, The Nigerian Army has released the list of postings and appointments of some senior officers. Anyone saying Biafra was taken apart by a more equipped and superior opponent should go and read about Ho chi minh, who defeated the French and the Americans from a position of weakness. Brigadier General HI Bature – Headquarters Training and Doctrine Command, Minna. Nigerian Army Logo No fewer than 18 military generals of the Nigerian Army have tested positive for COVID-19 following the breakout of the virus during the aborted 2020 Chief of Army Staff Annual Conference. Brigadier General AB Ibrahim – Army Headquarters Training and Operations. In the media, they expressed anger not so much of the fact that Okadigbo had written off their legitimate demands but the words he used to describe them. The event was shut […] The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Yusuf Buratai, has warned generals against staging any coup. “In any case young men, did you not listen to or read the broadcast of General Murtala Mohammed when he created states and Abuja in 1976? CA Ataki – Department of Policy and Plans ‘Army’. OO Olatunde – Headquarters 35 Brigade, – (posthumously promoted). It is Okadigbos comments on what the relationship the President / Commander in Chief should develop between the military, the Senate and the electorate that concerns me. EC Obi-Osang – Headquarters Nigerian Army Special Forces Command, Buni Yadi. Bunza, Nigerian Military School Zaria, A.A. Adesope, Directorate of … This list may not reflect recent changes ().A Sani Abacha Godwin Abbe Ahmed Abdullahi Ahmed Aboki Abdullahi Suraj Abdurrahman Aguiyi-Ironsi was a senior Nigerian officer in the military, and led the 1966 military coup against Azikiwe's government. December 7, 2020 Editor COLUMNIST, YAWE ON MONDAY 0. The top military officers are all confirmed to have participated in the annual conference held in Abuja. Robert Adeyinka Adebayo. The Nigerian Army Council on Saturday the 9th of November 2019 has approved the promotion of senior officers to the next ranks of Major General and Brigadier General respectively. FIFTEEN Generals have been retired from the Nigerian Army School of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering (NASEME) Auchi, Edo state. When you are stabbed at the back, just keep going.”. LG Lepdung – Headquarters Infantry Corps, Jaji, Kaduna. ROO Cole – Nigerian Army Ordnance Tailoring Factory Yaba, Lagos. Nigerian Army, Airforce, Navy Release Names of Newly Promoted Top Military Officers. Generals redeployed as Nigerian Army effects major shake-up [Full list] The Nigerian Army has released the postings and appointments of some senior officers. The Nigerian Army has announced the promotion of senior officers to the ranks of Major-Generals and Brigadier-Generals in its latest promotion exercise, according to a report by DailySun. S Nuhu – Army Headquarters Department of Administration. A statement on Tuesday by Colonel Sagir Military ruler October 19, 1934 (age 86) Olusegun Obasanjo: 1976–1979 1999–2007 Military ruler President of Nigeria March 5, 1937 (age 83) Muhammadu Buhari: 1983–1985 2015–present Military ruler President of Nigeria December 17, 1942 (age 77) Ibrahim Babangida: 1985–1993 Military ruler SO Nwafor – 303 Artillery Regiment General Support. Following the out break of COVID-19 during the recently aborted 2020 Chief of Army Staff Annual Conference, at least 18 top generals of the Nigerian Army have tested positive for the dreaded corona virus. In fact a Commander – in – Chief who will be coming to Senate to ask about how many army corporals he should sack should himself be sacked. Okadigbo left Nigeria on self-exile and soon after. Soon after, I started stalking Okadigbo. That is when we met again after so many years for another one on one interview. A statement on Tuesday by Colonel Sagir Musa, Acting Director, Army Those […] Details of the promotion is contained in a Nigerian Army memo signed by GAT Ochigbano, a major general, and exclusively obtained by PREMIUM TIMES.The memo is referenced; AHQ MS/G1/300/252/2. He did not feature in the list of Shagari’s men in October 1983. Otiki, Acting Commander Defence Headquarters Garrison; O.O. The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) was established on May 22, 1973 during the military regime of General Yakubu Gowon to foster peace, love and unity among the ethnic groups of Nigeria after the end of the Nigerian civil war/ Biafran war. Abuja - The Nigerian Army has announced the promotion of senior officers to the ranks of Major-Generals and Brigadier-Generals in its latest promotion Abuja – The Nigerian Army has announced the promotion of senior officers to the ranks of Major-Generals and Brigadier-Generals in its latest promotion exercise. AA Adesope – Directorate of Audit and Financial Management Office of the Chief of Army Staff. A total of 39 Brigadier Generals were lucky to be meritoriously promoted to Major General, while 97 Colonels have also been elevated to Brigadier General accordingly. The posting was approved by the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt Gen TY Buratai. I was then founding Editor of Crystal International newsmagazine, a glossy publication which was out only once in June of that year. Maj Gen IN Ijoma. Balewa entered into the Nigerian government in 1952 as Minister of Works, and later served as Minister of Transport. Dr Chuba Okadigbo was one of the President’s men we were lucky to grant us audience. “The Constitution vests on the President the powers of the Commander – in – Chief of the Armed Forces. Sir A.Tafawa Balewa. Oh how I miss Okadigbo. They in fact intensified their demand for Abuja to turn to a state which has not relented up till date. In those days, Obasanjo had embarked on a massive purge of the military, sacking mostly northern officers who had held political offices during the long stay of the military in power. M Galadima – Headquarters Nigerian Army Finance Corps Apapa, Lagos. Commissioner advises youths to demand use of politicians’ children as thugs, Imo North Senatorial by-election: PDP urges INEC to nullify APC’s participation, Copyright © 2020 | ...a common bond National Accord Newspaper. Brigadier General GS Abdullahi – Defence Headquarters Abuja. Maj Gen SD Aliyu. GAT Ochigbano – Army Headquarters Department of Military Secretary. Zulum felicitates with Christians, urges citizens to remember troops, IDPs, others. The Army Council has on Wednesday approved the promotion of senior officers to the next ranks of Major General and Brigadier General. Will it be same as he gave in 1999 when his inveterate political opponent, also a retired General and former tyrannical Head of State was in power? It … D. holder, a graduate of the University of the Street. The infected military officers were said to have had contact with late Major General John Olubunmi Irefin who died from COVID-19 complications last week. They were also mandated to make decisions that will help deliver the constitutional mandates of the Nigerian Army. But Shehu Shagari was a man who was never rushed. A total of 39 Brigadier Generals were lucky to be meritoriously promoted to Major General, while 97 Colonels … A. Sani Abacha. Brigadier General S Idris – Defence Headquarters Abuja. Six immune boosting beverages to drink when you are sick, Matching Time with Progress, By LINDA ASIMOLE ELLAH, Man dies in Anambra Christmas Day accident, Air chief pledges support for troops on special operations, Insurgency: CAS organizes Christmas lunch for frontline troops in Borno. AO Arogbofa – Headquarters 102 Division Equipment Support. A talkative grammarian who was deep in political philosophy, we asked him about the Presidents reaction to the demands of Abuja indigenes that he should turn the Federal Capital Territory into a state so that they did not end up ‘stateless Nigerians’ because their land had been seized by military might and donated to the federal government. On 31 st December 1983, the military struck and the Generals took over power NEWS DIGEST – The Nigerian Army has announced the promotion of 421 of its top officers to new ranks. Represented by the General Officer Commanding, GOC, 81 Division of the Nigerian … AE Owiriwa – 82 Division Ordnance Services. The following is a list of people who have attained the rank of General within the Namibian Army (NA). Brigadier General HI Bature – Headquarters Training and Doctrine Command, Minna. AE Attu – National Defence College, Abuja. Tarka told me he was a Ph. Musa further disclosed that Brigadier Generals G.O. EO OJO – Special Task Force, Operation SAFE HAVEN. Abdulsalami Abubakar. ME Onoja – 1 Military Intelligence Brigade, Kaduna. The Nigerian Army has released the list of postings and appointments of some senior officers. In the northern part of Nigeria, it is heresy to declare a demand backed by an Emir no matter how outlandish it may be as a “profound act of historical stupidity”. Brigadier General LA Adegboye – Headquarters 82 Division Enugu. Brigadier General BO Sawyer – Army Headquarters Department of Policy and Plans. KE Chigbu – Army Headquarters Department of Training and Operations. LA Fejokwu – Army Headquarters Department of Administration ‘Army’. These are Yakubu Gowon, Murtala Muhammed, Olusegun Obasanjo,Ibrahim Babangida,Domkat Yah Bali, Mohammed Sani Abacha, Abdulsalami Abubakar, Alexander Ogomudia, Martin Luther Agwai and Andrew Owoye Azazi. The Nigerian Army Council has approved the promotion of 74 senior officers to the ranks of Major General and Brigadier General respectively. 28 November 2020. The National Youth Service Corps consists of many hierarchies with the Director General … General Yakubu Gowon (August 1, 1966 – July 29, 1975) 8 years, 362 days 3. I and Mike Reis were detailed by the New Nigerian, a strong newspaper based in Kaduna, to cover the first ever independence celebration to be performed by a Nigerian President in Abuja. He returned much later to participate in General Babangida’s transition program in which he won a Senatorial seat and tried unsuccessfully to be Senate President. In this game of politics he said, if you are stabbed at the back, you don’t turn around to ask who stabbed you. In the chain of command, the Chief of Army Staff reports to the Chief of Defence Staff, who in turn, reports to the Defence Minister, accountable to the President of Nigeria. The Nigerian Army has announced the promotion of senior officers to the ranks of Major-Generals and Brigadier-Generals in its latest promotion exercise, according to a report by DailySun. Brigadier General PB Fakroga – Headquarters Nigerian Army Women Corps. This was inexplicable. In that broadcast, he made it clear that Abuja as a capital city, centrally located on a fresh land and not controlled by any of the major ethnic groups will become a tonic for National unity,” Chuba reminded us. Nigerian Army Promotes Officers to the Rank of General. GC Nkenke – 8 Division Supply and Transport. What is the relationship between this interview, published twenty years ago and contemporary Nigeria? List of Newly promoted Brigadiers and Major Generals in Nigerian Army. Brigadier- General CK Nwosu, Nigerian Army Special Forces School, Buni Yadi, and Brigadier General HI Bature, Headquarters Training and Doctrine Command, Minna. Brigadier General IM Obot – Nigerian Army Resource Centre, Abuja. 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These demands were voiced out by no less a person than Alhaji Ibrahim Dodo, then then Emir of Suleja to the same duo of New Nigerian reporters and published a few days earlier. Generals redeployed as Nigerian Army effects major shake-up [Full list] Published on March 31, 2020 By Wale Odunsi The Nigerian Army has released the … A statement by the Acting Director Army Public Relations, Colonel Sagir Musa said 34 Brigadier Generals were promoted to the rank of a Major General, while 47 Colonels moved up to Brigadier Generals. This list is not complete –– please add to it if you know of any omissions. This list is for people who held general officer rank (including, after 1946, Brigadier General) in the regular Hellenic Army since 1828. So those of us who are not experts in military matters should really be circumspect in criticizing the Commander –in – Chief over such matters.”. S Nuhu – Army Headquarters Department of Training and Operations. Ten out of the 15 are Brigadier Generals … Godwin Abbe. Also, the Nigerian civil war was an excellent case for assessing Nigerian generals; that one general was not prepared is proof of his lack of strategic abilities. Maj Gen PAT Akem. Okadigbo left Nigeria on self-exile and soon after. What was Okadigbos opinion on this? Generals should be evaluated on the basis of bravery in battle and superior military strategic and tactical thinking in defense of the country against FOREIGN enemies.To evaluate Nigerian Generals on the basis of their performance in the civil war is disingenious to say the least. Whether Shehu Shagari and Chuba Okadigbo were or how seriously the President took the advice of this his young, brash adviser seriously, me and Mike Reis did not know. He told me after Okadigbo lost that  he withdrew because the dirt smeared on Okadigbo, evidently sprayed from the Presidency headed by General Obasanjo, he knew Okadigbo’s ambition was doomed. “There was no need at all. He did not feature in the list of Shagari’s men in October 1983. “The President will not repeat such profound act of historical stupidity”, Chuba fired back. WITHIN NIGERIA reports that the top military officers were all confirmed to have participated in the annual conference which held in […] He is certainly unfit for the job.”. The top military officers are all confirmed to have participated in the annual conference which held in Abuja before it was shut down after an officer attending the meeting tested positive to the… Not less than 18 military generals of the Nigerian Army have tested positive for COVID-19 following the breakout of the virus during the aborted 2020 Chief of A I Otu – Headquarters 7 Division Maiduguri. SD Makolo – Headquarters Department of Transformation and Innovation. by FADAKA LOUIS. IO Olatunji – Headquarters 8 Division, Sokoto. ASM Wase – Department of Training and Operations ‘Army’. Let us talk about the Nigerian military ranking in the world, not Nigerian military ranks nor the Nigerian army ranks; I mean where Nigeria stands among other countries in the world. THE Nigerian Army on Saturday elevated 40 senior officers from the rank of Brigadier General to Major General in a major promotion exercise in the force. GO Adesina – Army Headquarters Department of Policy and Plans. Maj Gen LC Ilo. KI Muktar – Army Headquarters Department of Administration ‘Army’. On the 20 th of November, 2017, premium times reported the Nigerian army promoted some of its senior officers from their previous ranks to higher ranks in the Nigerian army ranks. He took his time to take decisions, even if it meant taking a blame that was not his own. You may not find the people who did it. The military handed over power and office of President of the Federal Republic in that year to one of their own, General Olusegun Obasanjo. Okadigbo was persona non grata. …J. EA Ndagi – Office of the National Security Adviser. It does not include the numerous generals appointed during the Greek War of Independence, unless they also received a general rank in the post-war regular army. JR Lar – 31 Artillery Brigade Garrison, Minna. Okadigbo was persona non grata. Abuja – The Nigerian Army has announced the promotion of senior officers to the ranks of Major-Generals and Brigadier-Generals in its latest promotion exercise. He had now developed a thick skin he said. Brigadier General AL Dusu – Defence Headquarters, Abuja. A list of some of the officers compulsorily retired on Friday. Investigation underway following Christmas Day explosion in U.S. Kano State Govt. 1. Major General O. O. Soleye. MM Bunza – Nigerian Military School Zaria. He moved against the ambition of Chuba Okadigbo to be President of Senate when the PDP Senate caucus of the Senate, a party to which he and Okadigbo belonged unanimously backed it. The interview was soon on. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the decorated generals comprising one major general and 22 brigadier generals are among the recently promoted officers by the army authorities. Eventually when about a year after Okadigbo’s interview with us the 1983 elections were held and Zik of Africa reacted angrily to the results, Okadigo described his reactions as the “ranting of an ant”, the decision was made. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); I first met Dr Chuba Okadigbo one on one in 1982 while he was serving President Shehu Shagari as a political Adviser. Nigerian Army redeploys Generals in major shake-up [Full list] crimechadmin March 31, 2020 Military Leave a comment 1,328 Views The Nigerian Army has released the postings and appointments of some senior officers. MB Wabili – Nigerian Army Super Camp Benisheik. Many northern lawmakers were calling for his impeachment. The people who stabbed you may turn around to stab you in the face. The Tribune, citing military sources reported that the order followed a directive from the chief of army staff, Lt General Tukur Buratai, to the military secretary of the army to serve notice of retirement to officers who went through the Nigerian Military School (NMS), Zaria (a … NJ Edet – Headquarters 81 Division, Lagos. Newly promoted Brigadiers and Major Generals in Nigerian Army -- The Army Council has on Wednesday approved the promotion of senior officers UA Yusuf – African Standby Force ECOWAS Headquarters, Abuja. A military dictator of Nigeria in past years, Obasanjo had little patience for democratic nuances. SJA Ilori – Department of Army Transformation and Innovation. Brigadier General AL Dusu – … The List of Current Nigerian Army Generals. He had not yet seen the magazine. O Nwachukwu – Defence Headquarters Defence Information. The Army Council has on Wednesday approved the This would have been time for another one on one. Molly Kilete, Abuja The Nigerian Army has announced the promotion of senior officers to the ranks of Major-Generals and Brigadier-Generals in its … A List Of Senior Army Officers Compulsorily Retired In Nigeria SaharaReporters obtained a partial list of senior officers compulsorily retired by the Nigerian Army last Friday. On 31 st December 1983, the military struck and the Generals took over power. Details of the promotion is contained in a Nigerian Army memo signed by GAT Ochigbano, a major general, and exclusively obtained by PREMIUM TIMES . Ahmed Abdullahi. Okadigbo left Nigeria on self-exile and soon after. FO Omoigui – Army Headquarters Department of Training and Operations. Full List Of Top Generals Affected As Nigerian Army Announces Major Shake-up - Crime - Nairaland. Even Senator Zwingina who was energetically leading the campaign in the Senate for Okadigbo backed out. BEVERLY HILLS, November 11, (THEWILL) – The Nigerian Army Council has approved the promotion of 34 Brigadiers-General to the rank of Majors-General and 47 Colonels to the rank of Brigadiers- General respectively. Rabiu, a major general and Military Secretary, said. You also know that the President is a full General and he knows the armed forces and we were fully conscious of that reality before we voted for him. 18 Nigerian Army generals according to military sources in the nations capital, Abuja, have tested positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19). Adesina, Department of Policy and Plans, M.M. BREAKING: Not Less Than 18 Top Military Generals Of The Nigerian Army Test Positive For The Deadly Coronavirus December 14, 2020 #EndSARS is a failed Biafra movement supported by foolish ones – Adamu Garba TA Lagbaja – Headquarters 2 Brigade Abak Uyo. Born a commoner in the north of colonial Nigeria, he trained as a teacher. Suraj Abdurrahman. Since the same Constitution grants the legislature supervisory role over all departments of government, I asked him if the legislature was consulted before Obasanjos mass purge of the military. In fact you may find the wrong people and make more enemies for yourself. On the 15th of January, 1966, Nigeria had her first coup d’état which ushered in her military era. Surprisingly, he refused to blame Obasanjo when all accusing fingers were pointed at the General. Brigadier General DC Onyemulu – Nigerian Armed Forces Resettlement Centre Oshodi Lagos. SO Adejimi –  Headquarters 6 Division Supply and Transport. Ibadan Polytechnic Examiner Bags 20-Year Jail Term For Malpractice. The ranks of General Officers changed in when the rank previously called Brigadier became known as Brigadier General. FO Omata – Special Task Force Operation SAFE HAVEN. Army Releases Promotion List Of Major-Generals, Brigadier Generals...See Full List Posted by Thandiubani on Mon 11th Nov, 2019 - tori.ng A large number of Nigerian army senior have been promoted to the ranks of Major-Generals and Brigadier-Generals. “Musa further disclosed that Brigadier Generals G.O Adesina, Department of Policy and Plans, M.M Bunza, Nigerian Military School Zaria, A.A Adesope, Directorate of Audit and Financial Management Office of the Chief of Army Staff and K.I Muktar, Department of … Here is a list of some of the current Nigerian army generals: Major General H. O. Otiki. S Nicodemus – Headquarters 6 Division Portharcourt. Brigadier General CK Nwosu – Nigerian Army Special Forces School, Buni Yadi. Maj Gen Mobolaji Koleoso. He did not feature in the list of Shagari’s men in October 1983. OA Akinyemi – Administrative Staff College of Nigeria, Badagry, Lagos. S. told me more. KO Ukandu – Army Headquarters Department of Administration. A man of great  memory, he remembered. Below are the heads of states of Nigeria from 1966 till 1999. The Chief of Army Staff is the highest ranking military officer of the Nigerian Army. EI Etuk – Multinational Joint Task Force N’Djamena. All rights reserved. As long as the people with such ideas were concerned, Okadigo ought to be fired from his office. He was the first prime minister of an independent Nigeria. Musa further disclosed that Brigadier Generals G.O Adesina, Department of Policy and Plans, M.M Bunza, Nigerian Military School Zaria, A.A Adesope, Directorate of … ... signed by I.O. A statement released by the Given the fact that Okadigbo once contested elections with Buhari as his Vice President, what would be his advice to Buhari today? TI Gusau – Nigerian Army Resource Centre Abuja. The announcement was highlighted with the posthumous promotion of Brigadier General OO Olatunde of the Headquarters 35 Brigade. Full List Of 39 Newly Promoted Major Generals Decorated By Nigerian Army Today CKN NIGERIA Published: December 04, 2020 The Nigerian Army, Friday, decorated the 39 newly promoted Major Generals with a charge to work assiduously to end insecurity. The posting was approved by the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt Gen TY Buratai. The other new Brigadiers- General are: A.L Dusu, Defence Headquarters, M.A Masanawa, Ammunition Central Depot Agunu, Kachia, J.A Ataguba, Land … Some of those promoted to the rank of Two-Star Generals (Major Generals) include H.O. In the transition that led to a return to democracy in 1999, he also won a seat in the Senate. PE Eromosele – National Defence College, Abuja. Ahmed Aboki Abdullahi. The new promotion was announced in a statement by the Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Col. Sagir Musa, on Sunday in Abuja. In 1979 a similar betrayal (what he preferred to call a ‘turn around’ happened) just before Shehu Shagari’s government took off. AOD Okoro – Department Administration ‘Army’. Full List Of Top Generals Affected As Nigerian Army Announces Major Shake-up - Crime - Nairaland Nairaland Forum / Nairaland / General / Crime / Full List Of Top Generals Affected As Nigerian Army Announces Major Shake-up AAW Hassan – Armed Forces Command and Staff College. The Nigerian Army, Friday, decorated the 39 newly promoted Major Generals with a charge to work assiduously to end insecurity. SS Araoye – Command Engineering Depot Kaduna. Buratai has vowed that the Nigerian Army … Eleven generals of the Nigerian Army Ordinance Corps in Lagos State were on Friday pulled out of service. While in Abuja we interviewed some newsmakers we could reach. AM Alabi – Headquarters Theatre Command Operation LAFIYA DOLE Maiduguri. A total of 82 senior officers have been promoted by the Nigerian Army Council to the ranks of Major General and Brigadier General respectively. 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