A new Director of Army Public Relations (DAPR), has been appointed. He is Brig-Gen. JTE Chukwu. He replaces Brig-General Sani Kukasheka Usman who has proceeded to NIPSS for the senior Executive Course in Strategic Studies.
Usman who announced this in a statement on Thursday said, “Good evening all, 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,” he stated.
Usman said that formal handing and taking over between Jude and I will take place at the Army Headquarters Conference Room on Monday 26 February 2018.
The outgoing Army Spokesperson said that further details would be communicated to the media and commended them “all for your kind support, cooperation and understanding throughout my tenure as DAPR”.
He also requested the media to “extend same to the new DAPR to enable him also have a successful tenure.
“Thank you and God bless.”