Fidelity bank banner UBA banner
Army conducts conversion exercise for 348 officers

By News Express on 18/07/2017

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+

Views: 1,007

•GOC 82 Division Nigerian Army, Major General Adamu Baba Abubakar.
•GOC 82 Division Nigerian Army, Major General Adamu Baba Abubakar.

 The General Officer Commanding (GOC) 82 Division Nigerian Army, Major General Adamu Baba Abubakar, has commended members of the Conversion Board 2017 for Short Service Combatant and Direct Short Service Commission Officers of the Nigerian Army for the high level of discipline, organisation and preparation for the conduct of the exercise.

According to a statement issued on Monday in Enugu by the Deputy Director, Army, Public Relations 82 Division, Colonel Sagir Musa, the GOC gave the commendation on Monday at the Nigerian Army Language Institute, Ovim in Isuikwuato Local Government Area of Abia State, venue for the conversion exercise. 

General Abubakar further charged the participants to be focused, dedicated and remain honest from the beginning to the end of the exercise.

“There is no short cut to any aspect of this exercise. The secret to success here is your discipline, zeal and determination. Strict measures have been put in place to instantly detect, and promptly and severely deal with any form of cheating or malpractice... I, therefore, charged you to remain focused, disciplined and committed to what you are here for,” General Abubakar admonished.  

A total of 348 officers of the rank of lieutenants and captains are participating for the conversion to Regular Commission and Direct Regular Commission respectively for the year 2017. The exercise will run from July 15 to 24, 2017.


Source News Express

Posted 18/07/2017 8:58:01 PM


Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+




You may also like...
Army, DSS invade Abia Commissioner’s home in search...

Wonder banker bags 8 years jail term for...

Anambra Ex-LG Supervisors demand N1.2b severance package, threaten...

Vatican: Sexual abuse accusations ‘criminal and morally reprehensible’...

Why Nigeria’s refineries are not working, and how...

Nwanyanwu returns Labour Party registration certificate to NLC...

FG releases details of Paris Club refunds to...

Oba of Lagos organises prayer for peaceful co-existence...

Press freedom under attack in Ebonyi: CLO

Abia enthrones 20 new monarchs

EFCC amends charges against UCTH’s Chief Medical Director,...

Zero Corruption Coalition sets agenda for Buhari


Latest News Teleology takes over 9Mobile, appoints new board of directors Bamigbetan, Akinnola, Odeh join list of speakers at News Express 6th Anniversary Lecture 30 Nigerian communities in darkness for over 100 years $12m Fraud: Imo APC guber candidate Hope Uzodinma to report before Presidential Panel UI International School shut indefinitely over Hijab Nurses slam N5m law suit on hospital management EFCC secures 703 convictions in 3 years Buhari signs N371.5bn FCT 2018 budget, four other bills into law Court issues restraining order on committee investigating bribery allegations against Ganduje FG to disengage teachers without basic qualification by December 2019 We’ll take advantage of the dry season to complete our projects — Okowa Impeachment: Our signatures were forged — Ondo lawmakers


Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (419,544 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (389,217 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (322,017 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (270,278 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (243,448 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (227,174 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (208,490 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (190,027 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (175,313 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (168,284 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (164,717 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (151,664 views)


Zenith Zero Balance First Bank banner


Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (72) Business & Economy (3,783) Business Verdict (54) Columnists (959) Complaints & Requests (94) Enterprise & Opportunities (208) Entertainment (565) Features (667) Global Business Monitor (309) International (2,670) Interview (166) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (146) Maggie's Blog (24) News (40,472) Opinion (1,140) Pidgin (13) Politics (7,693) Religion (896) Sports (1,770) Stock Watch (35) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update





APO Group Partner




GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member



Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera