Nigerian Army Promotes More Than 6,000 Soldiers Serving In Operation ‘Lafiya Dole’
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General TY Buratai, has today Tuesday 25th July 2017, approved the special promotion of 6,199 soldiers serving in Operation LAFIYA DOLE to various ranks between Lance Corporals to Warrant Officers in the Nigerian Army.
According to a press statement received from the Army Spokesperson, Brig Gen Sani Kukasheka Usman, the promotion cuts across various officers. This includes a total of 329 Staff Sergeants promoted to Warrant Officers as well as 371 Sergeants promoted to Staff Sergeants’
Others include 707 Corporals promoted to Sergeants, 1,290 Lance Corporals promoted to Corporals and 3,502 Privates promoted to Lance Corporals.