Maj.-Gen. John Enenche has been appointed as the new Director, Defence Information, a statement said on Tuesday.
He replaces Brigadier General Rabe Abubakar, who is now Director of Information Management in the Department of Civil Military Affairs, Army Headquarters.
Until his appointment as defence spokesperson, Maj.-Gen. Enenche was Defence Liaison Officer at Defence Headquarters.
He was among the 227 top army officers whose elevations were announced in December 2016. His promotion to major general took effect from September 19, 2016.
He was earlier promoted Brigadier General in December 2013.
The officer, said to be a member of the Corps of Engineers and was the chief executive officer of the Army’s Post Service Housing Development Scheme.
He has since taken over with effect from March 6, said a statement by Lieutenant Commander Way Olabisi, of Defence Headquarters.Follow Henzyworld on Social media