Nigerian Army Retires 11 Generals












EIGHT Major-Generals  and 3 Brigadier-Generals of the Nigerian Army Ordinance Corps in Lagos State were on Friday pulled out of service.

Those officers pulled included Major-Generals Manhood Yerima, Abiodun Amao, Olayemi Abidoye, Boniface Azurunwa, Adekunle Martins, Christian Ugwu, Bode Ogini and Mashudy Adekanye.

The Brigadier-Generals are Kachallah, Godfrey Nwafor and Gabriel Oladipo.

Speaking on behalf of the retired Generals, former Chief of Training and Operations, Defence Headquarters, Major-General Yerima, expressed appreciation for the military’s gesture towards the retirees.

Yerima encouraged serving military personnel to remain loyal to the country.

“Your loyalty to the Federal Republic of Nigeria can best be given through vigilance and security consciousness, the retired Major-General said.

“You must continue to demonstrate total commitment to your duty to the nation just as you have exemplified in your recent successes in the fight against terrorism in the north-east.

He promised that the retired officers would continue to keep the country’s flag high.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *