• We only retired 38 officers, says Nigerian Army

    We only retired 38 officers, says Nigerian Army

    The Nigerian Army has said only 38 officers were retired in the recent disengagement exercise and not the hundreds as being speculated.

    In a statement released late Sunday and signed by Col. Sani Kukasheka Usman, Acting Director Army Public Relations, the Army said only 19 officers above the rank of Brigadier Generals were sacked.

    The full Army statement:”The attention of the Nigerian Army has been drawn to speculation and rumours regarding the number and names of the senior Army officers affected in […]