The Nigerian Army has redeployed the Commander, Theatre Command Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Abba Dikko.
Director of Army Public Relations, Texas Chukwu, announced this in a statement over the weekend.
According to him, Major General Benson Akinroluyo is to replace Dikko who has been posted to the Department of Civil-Military Affairs as the Chief of Civil-Military Affairs.
Chukwu disclosed that the Army also redeployed some of its senior officers as part of routine posting.
He also said a Deputy Vice-Chancellor has been appointed for the newly established Nigerian Army University, Biu (NAUB).
Those affected in the redeployment include Major General Nuhu Angbazo who now moves to Headquarters 3 Division, as the General Officer Commanding while Major General Jamil Sarham is to remain in Headquarters 6 Division as the General Officer Commanding/Land Component Commander.
Others are Major General Victor Ezugwu from Depot Nigerian Army to Nigerian Army Vehicle Manufacturing Company as Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Major General Adeyemi Adetayo from Administrative Staff College of Nigeria (ASCON) to Department of Army Standard and Evaluation as Director Procurement and Projects.