The Nigerian army has appointed Brigadier General Shuiabu Ibrahim as the 18th Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC).
Until his appointment, he was the Registrar of the Nigeria Army University (NAU), Biu, Borno State.
The outgoing Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Major General SZ Kazaure has been moved to the Army Resource Centre, Abuja.
A statement by Army spokesman on Friday, Col. Sagir Musa said the appointment is with immediate effect.
The statement reads: “The Nigerian Army has approved the postings and appointments of some of its senior officers.” Those affected by this include, Major General SZ Kazaure who has been posted from National Youth Service Corps to Nigerian Army Resource Centre and appointed as Senior Resource Person, Brigadier General CA Bossman from Nigerian Army Achives to Command Schools Services and appointed as Director Command Schools Services.
“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.
“Others affected in the postings 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 S Ibrahim from Nigerian Army University Biu to National Youth Service Corps and appointed as Director General, Brigadier General SS Ibrahim is now appointed Registrar Nigerian Army University Biu.
“The postings and appointments are with immediate effect.”