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BREAKING: President Buhari Appoints New Chief of Army Staff

BREAKING: President Buhari Appoints New Chief of Army Staff

Major Gen Farouk Yahaya has been appointed as new Chief of Army Staff by President Buhari – Yahaya’s appointment comes days after the death of ex-COAS Ibrahim Attahiru in a plane crash – Until his appointment as COAS, Yahaya was the GOC 1 Division of the Nigerian Army

President Mohammadu Buhari has appointed Major General Farouk Yahaya as the new Chief of Army

This was disclosed in a brief statement released by the Defence Headquarters and sighted by Legit.ng on Thursday afternoon, May 27. Prior to his appointment, Major General Yahaya was the General Officer Commanding 1 Division of the Nigerian Army and the incumbent Theatre Commander of the Counter terrorism Counter Insurgency military outfit in the northeast code-named Operation HADIN KAI.

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  1. Congratulations to him

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