No less than 24 Main Generals within the Nigerian Military could quickly exit the system following the appointment of Main Normal Farouq Yahaya as the brand new Chief of Military Employees (COAS).
The Generals, 13 from the North and 11 from the South, are senior to Yahaya, the immediate-past Theatre Commander of counter-insurgency Operation Hadin Kai.
Final week, President Muhammadu Buhari appointed the Sokoto indigene to succeed late Ibrahim Attahiru.
Yahaya assumed workplace on Friday on the Military Headquarters in Abuja.
Attahiru, a Lieutenant Normal from Kaduna, and different officers died in a aircraft crash close to the Kaduna Worldwide Airport.
PRNigeria experiences that the North West, the place Yahaya hails from, has three Main Generals above him – Main Generals MSA Aliyu, YP Auta, and J Sarham.
The 4 Main Generals from the North Central above Yahaya are JO Akomolafe, UM Mohammed, NE Angbazo, and Kay Isiyaku.
There are additionally six from the North East, particularly, Main Generals AS Maikobi, SA Yaro, AT Hamman, AM Aliyu, HPZ Vintenaba, and IM Yusuf.
From the South West are 5 Main Generals – JB Olawumi, G Oyefesobi, BM Shafa, BA Akinroluyo, and KO Kadiri.
There are Generals CO Ude, MO Uzoh, CC Okonkwo, BI Ahanotu, and OF Azinta, from the South East.
Main Normal HE Ayamasaowei from Bayelsa State is the one Military senior officer from the South-South.
At the moment, there are over 100 officers within the rank of Main Normal within the Nigerian Military.
The two-star Main Normal rank within the Military is equal to Rear Admiral within the Navy and Air Vice Marshal within the Air Drive.
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