From: Femi Oyelola, Kaduna
The General Officer Commanding 1 Division Nigerian Army, Major General Faruk Yahaya, has decorated 26 newly
Promoted Master Warrant Officers with their new rank.
Speaking during the decorations held in kaduna yesterday, Major General Faruk Yahaya, said the actions follows the recent approval of the promotion of Warrant Officers to Master Warrant Officers by the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai.
Gen. Faruk Yahaya said the elevation of the SNCOs was recognition of the efforts and achievement in the discharge of their duties.
He urged them to continue to be responsive and professional in the discharged of their responsibilities.
The GOC however urged the beneficiaries of the promotion to continue to remain loyal to the country and the President and Commander in Chief of the Nigerian Armed Forces, President Muhammadu Buhari.
Major General Faruk Yahaya, also applauded the spouses of the beneficiaries for discharging their responsibilities at the home front thereby giving their husband the much needed support to excel in their chosen career.
A total number of 26 Warrant Officers from formations and units under Headquarters 1 Division Nigerian Army Kaduna benefited from the promotion to Master Warrant Officer.