The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin has decorated 13 newly promoted Senior Officers serving in the Defence Headquarters in recognition of their hard work, dedication to duty and loyalty to the country.
Among the Officers to the new rank are Brigadier General Abiodun Bolarinwa, Brigadier General Victor Ebhaleme, Brigadier General Olufemi Odunuga and Brigadier General GB Audu. Also, Six Leutenant Colonels were moved to the Rank of Colonel, an Airforce Squadon Leader was promoted to the Rank of Wing Commander while two Navy Lieutenant Commanders were promoted to Commander.
The CDS who was represented by the Chief of Policy and Plan, Air vice Marshal Bashir Saidu charged the officers to justify their promotion by working hard and by exhibiting exemplary character in their various offices.
He reminded the Officers into the new rank that to whom much is given, much is expected.