Nigerian President Appoints New Service Chiefs


President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the appointment of a new chief of defense staff and replaced heads of the country's air force and navy.
  • Nigeria:  Jonathan Names New CDS, Service Chiefs

    This Day, 5 October 2012

    Three new service chiefs emerged Thursday with the retirement of the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Air Marshal Oluseyi Petirin, who is being succeeded by Vice Admiral Ola Sa'ad ... read more »

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  • Nigeria:  Jonathan Appoints New Service Chiefs

    This Day, 4 October 2012

    President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the appointment of new Service Chiefs with the immediate past Chief of Nava Staff (CNS), Vice Admiral Ola Sa'ad Ibrahim emerging as the new ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Jonathan Appoints Service Chiefs

    Daily Trust, 5 October 2012

    President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday appointed new top military bosses, but retained the incumbent Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Onyeabo Azubike Ihejirika in his ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Jonathan Appoints New Cds, Service Chiefs

    Vanguard, 5 October 2012

    Shock and disbelief among officers and soldiers of the armed forces trailed the announcement Thursday of a new Chief of Defence Staff, Vice Admiral Ola Saad Ibrahim, new Chief of ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Jonathan Names New CDS, Air Force, Navy Chiefs

    Leadership, 4 October 2012

    President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the appointment of Vice Admiral Ola Ibrahim as the new Chief of Defence Staff. read more »

  • Nigeria:  President Jonathan Appoints New Cds, Service Chiefs

    Nigeria First, 4 October 2012

    The President, Commander-In-Chief of the Armed Forces, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has approved the following appointments in the Armed Forces: read more »

  • Nigeria:  Jonathan Appoints Ola Ibrahim As New CDS

    Leadership, 4 October 2012

    President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday in Abuja approved the appointment of Vice Admiral Ola Ibrahim from Kwara as the new Chief of Defence Staff. read more »

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