Armed Forces command gets a new commander
AVM Abubakar Liman, on Wednesday, took over as the new Commandant of the Armed Forces Command and Staff College (AFCSC) Jaji, Kaduna State.
Reports by the News Agency of Nigeria NAN that that Liman took over from AVM Lawal Alao who was deployed to Lagos as Air Officer Commanding, Logistics Command.
Liman was the commandant of the Nigerian Armed Forces Resettlement Centre (NAFRC) Oshodi Lagos before his new posting to the AFCSC.In his farewell speech, Alao described his two years stint in the college as challenging, because the system kept evolving as the institution continues to add value to what was on the ground.“We decided to collectively, with the college committee and the chief instructors and directing staff, bring about a lot of changes both academics, logistics and infrastructure in the college.”Alao thanked the staff who helped to achieve a lot in the last two years and appealed to them to also give the new commandant, maximum support.
In his remarks, the new commandant pledged to build on the legacy of his predecessor, “so that we can continue to produce officers that are good, tactical and operational in their activities for the country.”Liman appealed for the support of all staff of the college to move the institution forward.