Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Major Gen. Farouk Yahaya as new chief of army staff.
Buhari appointments new chief of army staff , president Buhari has made the announcement of Major Gen. Faruok Yahaya as new head of security defence as chief of army staff.
President Buhari made this known through the verified Twitter handle of the presidency.
Before Mr. Farouk Yahaya, a major general, replaces Ibrahim Attahiru, who died in a military plane crash on May 21,he was the General Officer Commanding 1 Division of the Nigerian Army and the incumbent Theatre Commander of the Counter terrorism Counter Insurgency military outfit in the North East code named Operation HADIN KAI.
See the picture of his appointment below