The Nigerian Army has named Brigadier General JTE Chukwu as its new spokesman.
Brig-Gen Chukwu is replacing Brig-Gen Sani Usman who has been sent as participant for Senior Executive Course 40 at the Nigerian Institute of Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS) Kuru, Jos.
The new Director of Army Public Relations, DAPR, until his appointment, was the Commandant, Nigerian Army School of Public Relations, NASPRI, Lagos.
The statement by Brig-Gen. Usman reads, “I am glad to inform you that I have been nominated to attend Senior Executive Course 40 at the prestigious National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS), Kuru, Jos.
“As a matter of fact, I have already reported and commenced the programme.
“Accordingly, Brigadier General JTE Chukwu has been appointed as the new Director Army Public Relations, while Colonel MA Anka has been appointed Commandant, NASPRI.
“The formal handing and taking over between Jude and I will take place at the Army Headquarters Conference Room on Monday 26 February 2018. Further details would be communicated to you.
“I want to thank you all for your kind support, cooperation and understanding throughout my tenure as DAPR.
“I would also request you to please extent same to the new DAPR to enable him too have a successful tenure.”