Thursday, January 16, 2014

Just In: President Jonathan Approves Changes In Military High Command

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has in the exercise of the powers conferred on him by the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria approved the following changes in the nation’s Military High Command:

Air Marshal Alex Badeh takes over from Admiral Ola Sa’ad Ibrahim as Chief of Defence Staff. Major-General Kenneth Tobiah Jacob Minimah takes over from Lt.-General Azubike O. Ihejirika as Chief of Army Staff. Rear Admiral Usman O. Jibrin takes over from Vice Admiral Dele Joseph Ezeoba as Chief of Naval Staff; and Air Vice Marshal Adesola Nunayon Amosu takes over from Air Marshal Badeh as Chief of Air Staff.


All the changes are with immediate effect.

The new Chief of Defence Staff and former Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Badeh was born on January 10, 1957 and joined the Air Force as a member of the Nigerian Defence Academy’s  21 Regular Course while the new Chief of Army Staff, Major-General Minimah was born on July 27, 1959 and joined the Army as a member of the Nigerian Defence Academy’s  25 Regular Course. Until his new appointment, Major-General Minimah was the Commander of the Nigerian Army Infantry Corps, Jaji.

The new Chief of Naval Staff, Rear Admiral Usman Jibrin was
born on September 16, 1959 and joined the Navy as a member of the Nigerian Defence Academy’s 24 Regular Course. Until his appointment as Chief of Naval Staff, he was Director of Training at Defence Headquarters.

The new Chief of Air Staff and immediate past Commander of the Presidential Air Fleet, Air Vice Marshal Amosu was born on August 1, 1958 and joined the Air Force as a member of the Nigerian Defence Academy’s 25 Regular Course. Until his new appointment, Air Vice Marshal Amosu was the Air Officer Commanding, Tactical Air Command, Makurdi.

President Jonathan has briefed the leadership of the National Assembly on the appointment of the new service chiefs and will, in keeping with the provisions of the law, request the National Assembly to formally confirm the appointments when it reconvenes.

Reuben Abati
Special Adviser to the President
(Media & Publicity)

January 16, 2014

28 comments:

  1. We are finished! This Bitch has put his dogs in place. Who says he will not serve a 2nd term again? I laugh! Off to cotonou.

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  2. Bitch has put his dogs in place. Who says he will not serve a 2nd term again? I laugh! Off to cotonou.
    Checkout Pic/video Of Woman Fighting Her Daughter Dirty and Nake'd In Public

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  3. Bitch has put his dogs in place. Who says he will not serve a 2nd term again? I laugh! Off to cotonou.
    Checkout Pic/video Of Woman Fighting Her Daughter Dirty and Nake'd In Public

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  4. 2015 cleaning in advance

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  5. He is now a real man, not afraid of anyone

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  6. Good for lt general azubike ihjirika, he is very pompous

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  7. Too many drama from all these people

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  8. President jonathan is full of surprises

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  9. I can perceive trouble in 2015

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  10. God help us. Whatever rocks there boat

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  11. Bunches of imported dogs

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  12. What should i do with their date of births

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  14. Impeachment is waiting for jona

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  15. Congratulations to the new officers

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  16. New officers work well and not slumber,you might end it soon

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  17. So happy for kcee, if he had not split off with presh, he will not have been a star that he is now

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    1. You are so daft for commenting this,mumu of africa mrs paloma

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    2. You are stupid paloma

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  18. None of my biz, it didnt fetch me a dine

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  19. Good news to nigerians

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  20. Jonathan my role model in action

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  21. Coup things ahead

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  22. General Kenneth Minimah has always been disciplined and competent right from our student days at the Baptist High School, Port Harcourt. Best wishes.

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  23. Well done!!

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  24. He is my PRESIDENT.

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  25. I hate this country

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