The Training and Doctrine Command of the Nigerian Army, TRADOC, Minna now has a new Commander. He is Major General Lucky Irabor.
Major General Irabor who is the immediate Chief of Training and Operations, Defence headquarters, took over from the erstwhile Commander, Major General AA Tarfa.
Speaking during the handing and taking over ceremony, the past Commander, Maj Gen Tarfa urged officers and soldiers of the command to give their maximum cooperation to the new Comd, Maj Gen Irabor to enable him to keep the flag of the command flying.
A statement from TRADOC signed by Muhammad Nasir Mele Lieutenant, during the handing and taking over the ceremony, said Major General Tarfa noted that he is leaving the command happily and fulfilled.
He eulogized all the officers and soldiers for their discipline and cooperation that led to the success of all command activities under his watch.
In his remarks, the new Commander, Maj Gen Irabor thanked the COAS for finding him fit to assume command at TRADOC NA.
He appreciated the immediate past Comd for how he has steered the command for the past one year and also thanked his predecessor for the success story of TRADOC NA and promise to advance the progress of the command to an enviable height.
Highlight of activities that were organized as part of the ceremony was the winning out of the former officers Comd Maj Gen AA Tarfa and other posted out officers of the command, commissioning of new project for TRADOC officers mess and decorations of newly promoted officers.
In addition, send forth Golf Kitty was organized at the Minna Cantonment Golf Club in honor of the immediate past Comd.
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