President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has appointed Brig.-Gen Jones Oladehinde Arogbofa as his new Chief of Staff.
A statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati said Brig-Gen. Arogbofa, was a retired Officer of the Signals Corps of the Nigerian Army and he takes over from Chief Mike Oghiadomhe who resigned last week.
The new Chief of Staff to the President was born on November 10, 1952. He hails from Akoko South West Local Government Area of Ondo State.
In addition to administrative capabilities and experience garnered from a distinguished career in the Nigerian Army, Brig.-Gen Arogbofa brings an impressive array of academic qualifications to his new job.
They include a Diploma in Communications Engineering from the Rochester Institute of Technology, USA, a Bachelor of Sciences Degree in Electrical Engineering and a Master of Sciences Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Alabama, USA and a Masters Degree in Military Arts and Science from the United States Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.