NAF mentioned the brand new postings and the redeployment had been a part of a regimen aimed to verify operational potency and efficient carrier supply.
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Wednesday in Abuja licensed the appointment and redeployment of latest Branch Chiefs, Air Officers Commanding (AOCs), Commandants of Tri-Service and NAF Institutions.
It additionally licensed the appointment of a brand new spokesperson and different senior officials.
Joel Abioye of the Directorate of Public Relations and Information, NAF, mentioned that the brand new postings and the redeployment had been a part of a regimen aimed to verify operational potency and efficient carrier supply.
Mr Abioye, a bunch captain, added that the appointments had been licensed by means of the Chief Air of Staff, Oladayo Amao, an air marshal.
Former Chief of Policy and Plans, Jackson Yusuf, an air vice marshal, was once appointed as Chief of Defence Policy and Plans (CDPP), whilst the erstwhile Commandant, Armed Forces Resettlement Centre, Lagos, Idi Lubo, an air vice marshal, took over as Chief of Policy and Plans.
Mohammed Yakubu, an air vice marshal and rapid previous Commandant, Air Force Institute of Technology is now Chief of Aircraft Engineering, whilst Ayoola Jolasinmi, an air vice marshal and previous CDPP, Defence Headquarters (DHQ), is now the Chief of Defence Space Administration.
“The erstwhile Commandant, Armed Forces Command and Staff College, Jaji, AVM Anthony Tuwase, is now the Chief of Defence Transformation and Innovation (CDTI), DHQ.
“In the similar vein, AVM Paul Masiyer is now the Chief of Logistics, HQ NAF; AVM Ibikunle Daramola, the erstwhile Air Officer Commanding (AOC), Ground Training Command, Enugu is appointed the Chief of Communications Information Systems.
“AVM Samuel Chinda now takes over as Chief of Air Intelligence, NAF, whilst AVM Anthony Ndace is now the Air Secretary, NAF.
“Also suffering from the brand new appointments is AVM Emmanuel Wonah, former Chief of Aircraft Engineering who’s now the Commandant Armed Forces Command and Staff College, Jaji.
“AVM Charles Ohwo, former CDTI has now been appointed because the Commandant Armed Forces Resettlement Centre, Lagos, AVM Paul Jemitola, the rapid previous Air Secretary is now the Commandant, Air Force Institute of Technology, Kaduna.
“AVM Abraham Adole is the new Commandant, Air Force War College, Makurdi,” Mr Abioye mentioned.
Other new appointments are the ones of Sayo Olatunde, an air vice marshal, former Commandant Air Force War College who’s now the AOC, Ground Training Command, Enugu and Ebimobo Ebiowe, an air vice marshal, now the AOC Mobility Command, Yenagoa.
Mr Abioye added that the previous Director of Public Relations and Information, Edward Gabkwet, an air commodore, was once appointed Commander 551 NAF Station, Jos, whilst Air Commodore Wapkerem Maigida, an air commodore, is now the brand new NAF spokesman.
He mentioned Olayinka Oyesola, an air commodore, takes over because the Air Component Commander (Joint Task Force North East) ‘Operation Hadin Kai’.
“Air Marshal Amao charged the officials to convey their skilled studies to undergo and to repeatedly discover new strategies of proffering workable answers and renewed methods to resolving the safety demanding situations in the rustic.
“The newly appointed and redeployed senior officers are expected to assume their offices on or before Friday, Jan. 6,” Mr Abioye added.
Author: Premium Times