Cross Riverian Emerges Chief Of Naval Staff

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Yakurr born Rear Admiral I.E Ibas has been appointed the new Chief of Naval Staff by the President Commander-in-Chief of the Nigerian Armed Forces, General Muhammadu Buhari, Rtd.

The appointment was made known in a statement released this afternoon to the press after the President relieved all service chiefs of their positions.

Until his appointment Admiral Ibas was Chief Executive Officer of Navy Holdings Limited. He enlisted in the Nigerian Defence Academy as a member of the 26th regular course in 1979 and was commissioned as a sub-lieutenant in 1983.

His previous appointment include: Naval Provost Marshal, Chief Staff Officer, Naval Training Command, Chief of Administration, Naval Headquarters, Flag Officer Commanding, Western Naval Command and Chief of Logistics Naval Headquarters.

Admiral Ibok is from Ekori in Yakurr Local Government of Cross River State.

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3 commentsOn Cross Riverian Emerges Chief Of Naval Staff

  • Bonaventure denis

    Completment to all cross riverians that these time we are able to have the appointment of the chief of naval staff in nigeria, may God bless president Buhari, Congratulation our newly appointed chief of naval staff mr Ibas please remember us in time of recriut.

  • The new chief of naval staff is from nko and not ekori.pls take note and correct.

  • What is his correct surname, Ibas (as in the first line of the article) or Ibok (as in the last line of the article)?

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