The Nigerian Army on Friday redeployed the Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps, Maj Gen Suleman Kazaure, and eight other generals in a major shake-up from the army headquarters, Abuja.
Gen. Kazaure, the 17th NYSC DG, was redeployed to the Nigerian Army Resource Centre, Abuja, as a Senior Resource Person, while a new DG, Brig Gen Shaibu Ibrahim, had been appointed.
According to a statement signed by the Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Colonel Sagir Musa , Major General Kazaure will now be replaced at NYSC by Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim from Nigerian Army University Biu.
Also, Brigadier General CA Bossman was posted from Nigerian Army Archives to Command Schools Services and appointed as Director Command Schools Services.
The statement said Brigadier General E Angaye is appointed Acting Director Veterans Affairs Department (Army) and Brigadier General BA Tsoho is posted from Army Headquarters Department of Civil-Military Affairs to Nigerian Army Language Institute and appointed as Commandant.
According to the statement, others affected are, Brigadier General AA Goni from 82 Division Education to Army Headquarters Department of Civil-Military Affairs and appointed Director Information, Brigadier General FC Onyeari from Headquarters Nigerian Army Supply and Transport to Defence Headquarters and appointed as Acting Director Catering, Brigadier General SS Ibrahim is now appointed Registrar Nigerian Army University Biu.
The statement added that the postings and appointments are with immediate effect.