Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the appointments of New Service Chiefs.The new appointments are:Vice Admiral O. S. Ibrahim from Kwara state as Chief of Defence staff, Rear Admiral D. J. Ezeoba from Delta state as Chief of Naval staff, while Chief of Air staff is Air Vice Marshall A. S Badeh from Adamawa state.
A statement issued by the president’s spokesman, Dr Rueben Abati says the incumbent Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. O.A. Ihejirika from Abia retains his position.
The statement adds: “President Jonathan thanks the outgoing service chiefs for their meritorious and commendable service to the nation and wishes them well in their future endeavours.”
Culled From: http://africanexaminer.com/chiefs1004