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Maj. Gen. Yahaya(COAS) and Gen. Lucky Irabor(CDS) Set To Meet 29 Generals Over Retirement

Reports have made it clear that some of the army generals, may be denied their duty and position following the appointment of Major General Farouk Yahaya as the new Chief of Army Staff. Gen. Farouk was appointed as the new COAS by president muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, May 27, after the sudden death of Lt. Gen. Attahiru who died in a plane crash. Maj. Gen. Yahaya(COAS), and Gen. Lucky Irabor(CDS) has decided to meet the 29 army general, which happens to be the Course 36 of Nigeria defense academy(NDA) to issue them their retirement reports. Course 36 of the Nigeria Defense Academy that was issued retirement reports by the Chief of Army Staff and the Chief of Defense Staff is expected to meet the two chief personnel on Thursday, June 10. The purpose of the gathering would be to discuss the reason for the retirement. The pending generals have only served 32 years against the original 35 years that they are supposed to serve, they still have three years left before going for their retirement.

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