Several senior officers of the Nigerian Army were yesterday retired from service, according to a statement issued by a military spokesman, Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman.
Colonel Usman disclosed that the retired officers “were mainly some Major Generals, Brigadier Generals, Colonels, Lieutenant Colonels and a Major.”
The statement said the officers were retired due to “service exigencies.”
He did not provide the names of the affected officers.
In a hint that the retirements were disciplinary in nature, Colonel Usman noted “not too long ago some […]